Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/mōþuz

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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 Pre-Germanic *méh₃tus, tu-stem adjective to *mōjaną (to tire), from Proto-Indo-European *meh₃-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*mōþuz

  1. tired, weary

Inflection[edit]


Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Remodeled as a ja-stem in West Germanic.

References[edit]

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