Appendix:Proto-Italic/gʷōs

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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 *gʷṓws.

Noun[edit]

*gʷōs f

  1. cow

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Oscan: buv-
  • Umbrian: 𐌁𐌖𐌌 (bum) (accusative singular), bue (ablative singular), 𐌁𐌖𐌚 (buf), buf (accusative plural), buo (genitive plural)
  • Volscian: bim < *būm (accusative singular)
  • Latin: bōs (loanword from Sabellic, the expected inherited form would have *v-)