Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/anadz

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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 *h₂énh₂ts (duck). Cognate with Latin anas (duck, drake), Lithuanian ántis (duck, mallard), Proto-Slavic *ǫty (duck) and possibly Old Armenian անիդ (anid).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*anadz f[1]

  1. duck

Inflection[edit]

consonant stemDeclension of *anadz (consonant stem)
singular plural
nominative *anadz *anadiz
vocative *anad *anadiz
accusative *anadų *anadunz
genitive *anadiz *anadǫ̂
dative *anadi *anadumaz
instrumental *anadē *anadumiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*anad-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 26