Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/balluz

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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 *bʰoln- (round thing, bubble), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- (to blow, inflate, swell). Cognate with Latin follis (windbag, balloon).

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Noun[edit]

*balluz m

  1. round object, ball
  2. (anatomy) ball of the hand, foot, etc.

Inflection[edit]

u-stemDeclension of *balluz (u-stem)
singular plural
nominative *balluz *balliwiz
vocative *ballu *balliwiz
accusative *ballų *ballunz
genitive *ballauz *balliwǫ̂
dative *balliwi *ballumaz
instrumental *ballū *ballumiz

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