Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hleuzą

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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 *ḱlews- (side of the head, temple, ear), from *ḱlew- (to hear; fame, renown, glory).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*hleuzą n

  1. ear
  2. temple (of the forehead)
  3. side of the head or face; profile; cheek

Inflection[edit]

neuter a-stemDeclension of *hleuzą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *hleuzą *hleuzō
vocative *hleuzą *hleuzō
accusative *hleuzą *hleuzō
genitive *hleuzas, *hliuzis *hleuzǫ̂
dative *hliuzai *hleuzamaz
instrumental *hleuzō *hleuzamiz

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