Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/aiks

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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 *h₂eyǵ- (oak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*aiks f[1]

  1. oak tree
  2. oak (wood)

Inflection[edit]

consonant stemDeclension of *aiks (consonant stem)
singular plural
nominative *aiks *aikiz
vocative *aik *aikiz
accusative *aikų *aikunz
genitive *aikiz *aikǫ̂
dative *aiki *aikumaz
instrumental *aikē *aikumiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*aik-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 9