Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/h₂éngʷʰis

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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]

Reconstruction[edit]

Aspiration of the final consonant of the stem is guaranteed by Old Irish and Armenian forms.

Noun[edit]

*h₂éngʷʰis m (oblique stem *h₂n̥gʷʰéy-)

  1. snake

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian:
    • Old Armenian: աւձ (awj)
      • Armenian: օձ (ōj)
    • (?) Armenian: անգի (angi, thin, emaciated)
  • Balto-Slavic: *angi(o)s, *angi(a)s
  • Celtic:
    • Old Irish: escung (eel) < "water snake", with -ung < *angʷʰō
    • Welsh: llysyw(en)
  • Italic:
  • Germanic:
    • Old High German: unc

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