Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/baþōn

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This Proto-West 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-West Germanic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *baþōną. Equivalent to *baþ +‎ *-ōn.

Verb[edit]

*baþōn[1]

  1. to bathe

Inflection[edit]

Class 2 weak
Infinitive *baþōn
1st sg. past *baþōdā
Infinitive *baþōn
Genitive infin. *baþōnijas
Dative infin. *baþōnijē
Instrum. infin. *baþōniju
Indicative Present Past
1st singular *baþō *baþōdā
2nd singular *baþōs *baþōdēs, *baþōdōs
3rd singular *baþōþ *baþōdē, *baþōdā
1st plural *baþōm *baþōdum
2nd plural *baþōþ *baþōdud
3rd plural *baþōnþ *baþōdun
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular *baþō *baþōdī
2nd singular *baþōs *baþōdī
3rd singular *baþō *baþōdī
1st plural *baþōm *baþōdīm
2nd plural *baþōþ *baþōdīd
3rd plural *baþōn *baþōdīn
Imperative Present
Singular *baþō
Plural *baþōþ
Present Past
Participle *baþōndī *baþōd

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald; Taylor, Ann (2014) The Development of Old English (A Linguistic History of English; 2), Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 190: “PWGmc *baþōn”