Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ambahtaz

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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]

Borrowed from Gaulish ambaxtos, from Proto-Celtic *ambaxtos (servant), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂mbʰih₂eǵtos, from *h₂mbʰih₂eǵ- (literally drive around), from *h₂mbʰi- (around) + *h₂eǵ- (to drive).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ambahtaz m

  1. servant

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *ambahtaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *ambahtaz *ambahtōz, *ambahtōs
vocative *ambaht *ambahtōz, *ambahtōs
accusative *ambahtą *ambahtanz
genitive *ambahtas, *ambahtis *ambahtǫ̂
dative *ambahtai *ambahtamaz
instrumental *ambahtō *ambahtamiz

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