Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/wunjō

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Germanic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wenh₁- (to love, desire, wish, strive for).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*wunjō f

  1. joy, delight, pleasure, lust
  2. (Runic alphabet) name of the W-rune ()

Inflection[edit]

ō-stemDeclension of *wunjō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *wunjō *wunjôz
vocative *wunjō *wunjôz
accusative *wunjǭ *wunjōz
genitive *wunjōz *wunjǫ̂
dative *wunjōi *wunjōmaz
instrumental *wunjō *wunjōmiz

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