Reconstruction:Proto-West Germanic/hlaib

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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 *hlaibaz.

Noun[edit]

*hlaib m

  1. bread, loaf

Inflection[edit]

Masculine a-stem
Singular
Nominative *hlaib
Genitive *hlaibas
Singular Plural
Nominative *hlaib *hlaibō, *hlaibōs
Accusative *hlaib *hlaibā
Genitive *hlaibas *hlaibō
Dative *hlaibē *hlaibum
Instrumental *hlaibu *hlaibum

Descendants[edit]