Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/méǵh₂s

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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]

Adjective[edit]

*méǵh₂s[1][2]

  1. big, great

Declension[edit]

Root adjective, dynamic ablaut/stress pattern: *méǵh₂- ~ *m̥ǵh₂-´

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andrew Sihler (1995), New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford University Press, page 353
  2. ^ “magnus” in Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers
  3. ^ "The Etymology of Latin Mactus" in Jan Gonda (1975-1991), Selected Studies of Jan Gonda: Indo-European Linguistics, Brill Academic Publishers, page 493