Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ferþuz

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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 *pértus, equivalent to *feraną (to cross) +‎ *-þuz. The oblique stem *pr̥téw- gave rise to *furduz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ferþuz m

  1. inlet, fjord

Inflection[edit]

u-stemDeclension of *ferþuz (u-stem)
singular plural
nominative *ferþuz *firþiwiz
vocative *ferþu *firþiwiz
accusative *ferþų *ferþunz
genitive *ferþauz *firþiwǫ̂
dative *firþiwi *ferþumaz
instrumental *ferþū *ferþumiz

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