Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/saipǭ

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This Proto-Germanic entry contains reconstructed terms 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 *seyb- (to pour out, dribble, strain, trickle). Cognate with Latin sēbum (tallow, grease).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*saipǭ f

  1. soap

Inflection[edit]

ōn-stemDeclension of *saipǭ (ōn-stem)
singular plural
nominative *saipǭ *saipōniz
vocative *saipǭ *saipōniz
accusative *saipōnų *saipōnunz
genitive *saipōniz *saipōnǫ̂
dative *saipōni *saipōmaz
instrumental *saipōnē *saipōmiz

Descendants[edit]