Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/óynos

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This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-European[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps built on the pronominal stem *h₁ey- "he, she, it".

Numeral[edit]

cardinal number
1
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*(H)óy(H)nos, *(H)óykos, *(H)óywos (all dialectalisms of *(H)oy- base)

  1. one
  2. single

Comment[edit]

Acute accent in Balto-Slavic points to a medial laryngeal, at least in the *HóyHnos form.

Descendants[edit]