Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/būkaz

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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 *bʰōw- (to swell, inflate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*būkaz m

  1. belly, abdomen
    Synonym: *magô
  2. body

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *būkaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *būkaz *būkōz, *būkōs
vocative *būk *būkōz, *būkōs
accusative *būką *būkanz
genitive *būkas, *būkis *būkǫ̂
dative *būkai *būkamaz
instrumental *būkō *būkamiz

Descendants[edit]