Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/waiþō

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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 *weyh₁- (to chase, pursue, suppress).

Noun[edit]

*waiþō f

  1. a hunt, pursuit, chase
  2. a pasture, grassland, food

Inflection[edit]

ō-stemDeclension of *waiþō (ō-stem)
singular plural
nominative *waiþō *waiþôz
vocative *waiþō *waiþôz
accusative *waiþǭ *waiþōz
genitive *waiþōz *waiþǫ̂
dative *waiþōi *waiþōmaz
instrumental *waiþō *waiþōmiz

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