Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/ubilaz

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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]

Disputed.[1] Possibly either:

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*ubilaz (adverb *wirsiz, comparative *wirsizô, superlative *wirsistaz)[1]

  1. bad, evil
    Synonym: *ilhilaz

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*ubila-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 557
  2. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*ufelo-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 396
  3. ^ Kloekhorst, Alwin (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Hittite Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 5), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 369–372