Reconstruction:Proto-Hellenic/hāwélios

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This Proto-Hellenic 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-Hellenic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wél(i)yos, substantivized attributive form of *sóh₂wl̥ (sun). Compare Sanskrit सूर्य (sū́rya), Hittite 𒀭𒌓𒇷𒄿𒀀 (DUTU-li-ya), Proto-Balto-Slavic *sauliā.

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Noun[edit]

*hāwélios m

  1. sun

Inflection[edit]

O-stem, masc./fem.
Nominative *hāwélios
Genitive *hāwélioyyo
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative *hāwélios *hāwéliō *hāwélioi
Vocative *hāwélie *hāwéliō *hāwélioi
Accusative *hāwélion *hāwéliō *hāwélions
Genitive *hāwélioyyo ? *hāwéliōn
Dative *hāwéliōi ? *hāwéliois
Locative *hāwélioi, -ei ? *hāwélioihi
Instrumental *hāwéliō ? *hāwéliois

Descendants[edit]

  • Ancient Greek:
    Attic Greek: ἥλιος (hḗlios)
    Cretan Greek: ἀβέλιος (abélios)
    Doric, Aeolic, Arcadocypriot Greek: ἀέλιος (aélios)
    Doric Greek: ἅλιος (hálios)
    Homeric Greek: ἠέλιος (ēélios)
    • Greek: ήλιος (ílios)