Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/naglaz

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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 *h₃negʰ- (nail).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*naglaz m

  1. nail (on hands or feet)
  2. nail or peg used for fastening

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *naglaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *naglaz *naglōz, *naglōs
vocative *nagl *naglōz, *naglōs
accusative *naglą *naglanz
genitive *naglas, *naglis *naglǫ̂
dative *naglai *naglamaz
instrumental *naglō *naglamiz

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kildin Sami vocabulary. In: Haspelmath, M. & Tadmor, U. (eds.) World Loanword Database. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.