Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/fulką

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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 *fulkaz (crowd, army). May ultimately be from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁-go-, from *pleh₁- (to fill). Compare Latin plebs (common people), Old Church Slavonic плъкъ (plŭkŭ, army division), Lithuanian pulkas (crowd), both believed to be early borrowings from the Proto-Germanic word.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*fulką n

  1. people
  2. race, nation

Inflection[edit]

neuter a-stemDeclension of *fulką (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *fulką *fulkō
vocative *fulką *fulkō
accusative *fulką *fulkō
genitive *fulkas, *fulkis *fulkǫ̂
dative *fulkai *fulkamaz
instrumental *fulkō *fulkamiz

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