Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/h₂éwis

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This entry contains Proto-Indo-European 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]

Noun[edit]

*h₂éwis f

  1. bird

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian: vito, vida "dove" (< *weitā < metathesis of *ewi-to), shotë "big duck" (< *sjāutā < *sawjeto)
  • Armenian:
    • Old Armenian: հաւ (haw) “bird; hen”
      • Armenian: հավ (hav) “hen”
  • Baltic:
    • Latvian: vista “chicken, hen”
    • Lithuanian: višta “chicken, hen”
  • Celtic:
    • Irish: aoi
    • Brythonic: *(s)awjetos "duck"
  • Hellenic: *h₂ewi-eto
  • Indo-Iranian:
  • Italic: *awis