Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/paþaz

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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]

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) Borrowed from Iranian (compare Old Persian 𐎱𐎰 (p-θ /paθi/)), from Proto-Iranian *pántaHh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *pántaHs, from Proto-Indo-European *póntoh₁s, from *pent- (path). Cognate with Sanskrit पथिन् (páthin).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*paþaz m

  1. path

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *paþaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *paþaz *paþōz, *paþōs
vocative *paþ *paþōz, *paþōs
accusative *paþą *paþanz
genitive *paþas, *paþis *paþǫ̂
dative *paþai *paþamaz
instrumental *paþō *paþamiz

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