Appendix:Proto-Italic/gʷīwos

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This Proto-Italic 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-Italic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive), from *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

Adjective[edit]

*gʷīwos[1]

  1. alive, living

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: vīvus
  • Oscan: 𐌁𐌉𐌅𐌖𐌔 (bivus, masculine nominative plural)
  • (Possibly) Venetic: [script?] (vivoi, dative singular)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers