Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/brēdô

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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]

Uncertain. Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrē- (waft; breeze; haze) or Proto-Indo-European *bʰrewh₁- (to seethe; brew; cook).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*brēdô m

  1. flesh, meat
  2. muscle

Inflection[edit]

masculine an-stemDeclension of *brēdô (masculine an-stem)
singular plural
nominative *brēdô *brēdaniz
vocative *brēdô *brēdaniz
accusative *brēdanų *brēdanunz
genitive *brēdiniz *brēdanǫ̂
dative *brēdini *brēdammaz
instrumental *brēdinē *brēdammiz

Descendants[edit]