Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/glitmô

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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 Pre-Germanic *gʰlidmon-, from the same root as *glītaną (to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*glitmô m

  1. shine, luster

Inflection[edit]

masculine an-stemDeclension of *glitmô (masculine an-stem)
singular plural
nominative *glitmô *glitmaniz
vocative *glitmô *glitmaniz
accusative *glitmanų *glitmanunz
genitive *glitminiz *glitmanǫ̂
dative *glitmini *glitmammaz
instrumental *glitminē *glitmammiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old High German: glizemo

References[edit]

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN