Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/bagmaz

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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 *bʰew- (to grow, swell).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*bagmaz m[1]

  1. tree
  2. beam, balk

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *bagmaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *bagmaz *bagmōz, *bagmōs
vocative *bagm *bagmōz, *bagmōs
accusative *bagmą *bagmanz
genitive *bagmas, *bagmis *bagmǫ̂
dative *bagmai *bagmamaz
instrumental *bagmō *bagmamiz

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*bagma-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 47