Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/-iþō

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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 *-iteh₂ (-th), *-teh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*-iþō f

  1. -ness, -th. Forms abstract nouns from verbs, adjectives or other nouns.

Inflection[edit]

ō-stemDeclension of *-iþō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *-iþō *-iþôz
vocative *-iþō *-iþôz
accusative *-iþǭ *-iþōz
genitive *-iþōz *-iþǫ̂
dative *-iþōi *-iþōmaz
instrumental *-iþō *-iþōmiz

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