Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ehwaz

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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 *h₁éḱwos (horse).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ehwaz m

  1. horse
  2. (Runic alphabet) name of the E-rune ()

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *ehwaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *ehwaz *ehwōz, *ehwōs
vocative *ehw *ehwōz, *ehwōs
accusative *ehwą *ehwanz
genitive *ehwas, *ihwis *ehwǫ̂
dative *ihwai *ehwamaz
instrumental *ehwō *ehwamiz

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