Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/farą

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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 Pre-Germanic *poro-, from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to go forth, cross). Related to Ancient Greek πόρος (póros, means of passing a river, ford, ferry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*farą n

  1. a means of passing, ford, ferry

Inflection[edit]

neuter a-stemDeclension of *farą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *farą *farō
vocative *farą *farō
accusative *farą *farō
genitive *faras, *faris *farǫ̂
dative *farai *faramaz
instrumental *farō *faramiz

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill