Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/bulstraz

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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 earlier *bulhstraz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰelǵʰ- (bag, pillow, paunch), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- (to swell, blow, inflate, burst).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*bulstraz m

  1. bolster, pillow, cushion

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *bulstraz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *bulstraz *bulstrōz, *bulstrōs
vocative *bulstr *bulstrōz, *bulstrōs
accusative *bulstrą *bulstranz
genitive *bulstras, *bulstris *bulstrǫ̂
dative *bulstrai *bulstramaz
instrumental *bulstrō *bulstramiz

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