Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/awiz

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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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis.

Noun[edit]

*awiz f[1]

  1. ewe
  2. sheep in general
Inflection[edit]
i-stemDeclension of *awiz (i-stem)
singular plural
nominative *awiz *awīz
vocative *awi *awīz
accusative *awį *awinz
genitive *awīz *awjǫ̂
dative *awī *awimaz
instrumental *awī *awimiz
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

*awiz[2]

  1. obvious
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*awi-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 45
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*awiz”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 45