Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/skiwją

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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 *skiwô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*skiwją n

  1. cloud
  2. sky

Inflection[edit]

neuter ja-stemDeclension of *skiwją (neuter ja-stem)
singular plural
nominative *skiwją *skiwjō
vocative *skiwją *skiwjō
accusative *skiwją *skiwjō
genitive *skiwjas, *skiwis *skiwjǫ̂
dative *skiwjai *skiwjamaz
instrumental *skiwjō *skiwjamiz

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Norse: ský
    • Icelandic: ský
    • Faroese: skýggj
    • Norwegian: sky
    • Old Swedish: skȳ
    • Old Danish: sky
    • Middle English: sky, skie, ske