Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/habukaz

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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]

Probably ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p- (seize), possibly through a root *kobuǵos (compare Russian кобец (kobec, falcon), Polish kobuz, Latin capys, capus (bird of prey) (if not loaned from Etruscan), Albanian gabonjë).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*habukaz m

  1. hawk

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *habukaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *habukaz *habukōz, *habukōs
vocative *habuk *habukōz, *habukōs
accusative *habuką *habukanz
genitive *habukas, *habukis *habukǫ̂
dative *habukai *habukamaz
instrumental *habukō *habukamiz

Descendants[edit]