Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/skey-

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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]

Root[edit]

*skey-

  1. to split, to dissect.

Descendants[edit]

The root *skey- appears in several variants (zero-grade *ski-, e-grade *skey-, o-grade *skoy-) and with several extensions (-no-, -d-, -t-).

  • Armenian:
  • Balto-Slavic:
  • Proto-Germanic:
  • Hellenic:
    • Ancient Greek: σχίζω (skhízō) < *sk(h)id-
  • Indo-Aryan:
  • Proto-Italic:
    • Latin: scindō < *ski-n-d- (n-infix) (See there for further descendants.)
    • Latin: sciō < *ski- (See there for further descendants.)

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