Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/hulmaz

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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]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pre-Germanic *kl̥Hmos, likely from an original mn-stem; from Proto-Indo-European *kelH-. Cognate with Latin columen (summit, peak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*hulmaz m

  1. small island, hill, mound

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *hulmaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *hulmaz *hulmōz, *hulmōs
vocative *hulm *hulmōz, *hulmōs
accusative *hulmą *hulmanz
genitive *hulmas, *hulmis *hulmǫ̂
dative *hulmai *hulmamaz
instrumental *hulmō *hulmamiz

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill