Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ǵéwstus

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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]

Etymology[edit]

From *ǵews- (to try, to taste) +‎ *-tus.

Noun[edit]

*ǵéwstus m[1]

  1. taste

Inflection[edit]

Athematic, proterokinetic
singular
nominative *ǵéwstus
genitive *ǵustéws
singular dual plural
nominative *ǵéwstus *ǵéwstuh₁(e) *ǵéwstewes
vocative *ǵéwstu *ǵéwstuh₁(e) *ǵéwstewes
accusative *ǵéwstum *ǵéwstuh₁(e) *ǵéwstuns
genitive *ǵustéws *? *ǵustéwoHom
ablative *ǵustéws *? *ǵustúmos
dative *ǵustéwey *? *ǵustúmos
locative *ǵustéw, *ǵustéwi *? *ǵustúsu
instrumental *ǵustúh₁ *? *ǵustúbʰi

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*kustu-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 313
  3. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “gustus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 276