Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/stōlaz

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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 *stoh₂los (frame, rack, stand), from *steh₂- (to stand). Cognate with Lithuanian stalas (table), Russian стол (stol, table), Ancient Greek στήλη (stḗlē, sile, pillar), Lithuanian pastoliai (scaffolding).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*stōlaz m

  1. stool
  2. throne
  3. chair

Inflection[edit]

masculine a-stemDeclension of *stōlaz (masculine a-stem)
singular plural
nominative *stōlaz *stōlōz, *stōlōs
vocative *stōl *stōlōz, *stōlōs
accusative *stōlą *stōlanz
genitive *stōlas, *stōlis *stōlǫ̂
dative *stōlai *stōlamaz
instrumental *stōlō *stōlamiz

Descendants[edit]