Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/kaisaraz

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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]

Borrowed at an early stage from Latin Caesar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*kaisaraz m

  1. emperor (of Rome)

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *kaisaraz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *kaisaraz *kaisarōz, *kaisarōs
vocative *kaisar *kaisarōz, *kaisarōs
accusative *kaisarą *kaisaranz
genitive *kaisaras, *kaisaris *kaisarǫ̂
dative *kaisarai *kaisaramaz
instrumental *kaisarō *kaisaramiz

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, page 296
  • Ringe, Don; Ann Taylor (2014) The Development of Old English: a Linguistic History of English[1], Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 136