Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/skūmaz

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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 *skew- (to cover, mask, hide, conceal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*skūmaz m

  1. film; grime; scum
  2. foam; froth
  3. yeast

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *skūmaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *skūmaz *skūmōz, *skūmōs
vocative *skūm *skūmōz, *skūmōs
accusative *skūmą *skūmanz
genitive *skūmas, *skūmis *skūmǫ̂
dative *skūmai *skūmamaz
instrumental *skūmō *skūmamiz

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