Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/etunaz

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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 *etaną (to eat), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed- (to eat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*etunaz m

  1. an overeater, glutton
  2. a giant

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *etunaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *etunaz *etunōz, *etunōs
vocative *etun *etunōz, *etunōs
accusative *etuną *etunanz
genitive *etunas, *etunis *etunǫ̂
dative *etunai *etunamaz
instrumental *etunō *etunamiz

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