Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/lubą

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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]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European root *lewbʰ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*lubą n

  1. praise

Inflection[edit]

neuter a-stemDeclension of *lubą (neuter a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *lubą *lubō
vocative *lubą *lubō
accusative *lubą *lubō
genitive *lubas, *lubis *lubǫ̂
dative *lubai *lubamaz
instrumental *lubō *lubamiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Old English: lof
  • Old Frisian: lof
    • North Frisian: lof
    • West Frisian: lof
  • Old Saxon: lof
  • Old Dutch: lof
  • Old High German: lob
  • Old Norse: lof
  • Finnic: *lupa (see there for further descendants)
    • Samic: *lopē (see there for further descendants)