Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/brandaz

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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 *bʰrenu- (to seethe; spew forth; burn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*brandaz m

  1. fire; flash; flame
  2. burning; flaming
  3. firebrand; torch
  4. sword

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *brandaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *brandaz *brandōz, *brandōs
vocative *brand *brandōz, *brandōs
accusative *brandą *brandanz
genitive *brandas, *brandis *brandǫ̂
dative *brandai *brandamaz
instrumental *brandō *brandamiz

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