Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/husǭ

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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 *(s)kew- (to cover, bewrap).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*husǭ f

  1. An outer covering; hull; shell; husk; case
  2. Covering for the legs; leggings, trousers

Inflection[edit]

ōn-stemDeclension of *husǭ (ōn-stem)
singular plural
nominative *husǭ *husōniz
vocative *husǭ *husōniz
accusative *husōnų *husōnunz
genitive *husōniz *husōnǫ̂
dative *husōni *husōmaz
instrumental *husōnē *husōmiz

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