Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/haulaz

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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 *kh₂ewl-o-s, from *kh₂ewl- (tumor, rupture, hernia). Cognate with Proto-Balto-Slavic *kū́ˀlāˀ (> Lithuanian kūlas (umbilical hernia), Proto-Slavic *kỳla (outgrowth, hernia)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*haulaz m

  1. breach, crack
  2. rupture, hernia

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *haulaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *haulaz *haulōz, *haulōs
vocative *haul *haulōz, *haulōs
accusative *haulą *haulanz
genitive *haulas, *haulis *haulǫ̂
dative *haulai *haulamaz
instrumental *haulō *haulamiz

Descendants[edit]