Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/agjō

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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]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*agjō f[1]

  1. edge, corner

Inflection[edit]

ō-stemDeclension of *agjō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *agjō *agjôz
vocative *agjō *agjôz
accusative *agjǭ *agjōz
genitive *agjōz *agjǫ̂
dative *agjōi *agjōmaz
instrumental *agjō *agjōmiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

(see there for further descendants)

  • Northern Sami: ávju
  • References[edit]

    1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*agjō-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 4
    2. ^ http://gtb.inl.nl/iWDB/search?actie=article&wdb=WNT&id=M015725