Appendix:Proto-Semitic/labiʾ-

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This Proto-Semitic 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-Semitic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Common Afro-Asiatic. Gamkrelidze & Ivanov argue on the possibility of borrowing into Proto-Indo-European *lewo-, though it remains somewhat disputed.

Noun[edit]

*labiʾ-, *labVʾ-

  1. lion, lioness

Descendants[edit]