Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/targǭ

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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 *dArǵʰ- (fenced lot), or from Proto-Indo-European *dergʰ- (to catch, grasp). Cognate with Lithuanian daržas (border, halo, inclosure, garden).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*targǭ f

  1. edge, rim, border

Inflection[edit]

ōn-stemDeclension of *targǭ (ōn-stem)
singular plural
nominative *targǭ *targōniz
vocative *targǭ *targōniz
accusative *targōnų *targōnunz
genitive *targōniz *targōnǫ̂
dative *targōni *targōmaz
instrumental *targōnē *targōmiz

Descendants[edit]