Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/fōdrą

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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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *peh₂- (to protect, guard, graze, feed). Possibly cognate with Latin pānis (bread, food).

Noun[edit]

*fōdrą n

  1. fodder
Inflection[edit]
neuter a-stemDeclension of *fōdrą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *fōdrą *fōdrō
vocative *fōdrą *fōdrō
accusative *fōdrą *fōdrō
genitive *fōdras, *fōdris *fōdrǫ̂
dative *fōdrai *fōdramaz
instrumental *fōdrō *fōdramiz
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *peh₂- (to protect, guard, graze, feed) +‎ *-þrą (tool suffix).

Noun[edit]

*fōdrą n

  1. sheath
Inflection[edit]
neuter a-stemDeclension of *fōdrą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *fōdrą *fōdrō
vocative *fōdrą *fōdrō
accusative *fōdrą *fōdrō
genitive *fōdras, *fōdris *fōdrǫ̂
dative *fōdrai *fōdramaz
instrumental *fōdrō *fōdramiz
Descendants[edit]