Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/þahsuz

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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 *tótḱ-us, from *tetḱ- (to weave, braid, add, establish, construct). Cognate with Latin texō (weave, braid, build, compose), Ancient Greek τίκτω (tíktō), τέχνη (tékhnē), τέκτων (téktōn). Also compare Proto-Celtic *taskos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*þahsuz m

  1. badger

Inflection[edit]

u-stemDeclension of *þahsuz (u-stem)
singular plural
nominative *þahsuz *þahsiwiz
vocative *þahsu *þahsiwiz
accusative *þahsų *þahsunz
genitive *þahsauz *þahsiwǫ̂
dative *þahsiwi *þahsumaz
instrumental *þahsū *þahsumiz

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