Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ǵʰmṓ

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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 the locative singular form *dʰǵʰm-en- ‎(on the earth) of the m-stem noun *dʰéǵʰōm ‎(earth). The initial *dʰ is regularly dropped in such a cluster (compare e.g. *ḱm̥tóm ‎(hundred) < */dḱmtóm/, a derivative of *déḱm̥ ‎(ten)).

Reconstruction[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ǵʰmṓ m (Lindeman variant: ǵʰm̥mṓ m)

  1. earthling

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015) Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 27898 1, pages 521–522
  2. ^ Mažiulis, Vytautas (1988–1997) Prūsų kalbos etimologijos žodynas [Etymology dictionary of the language of the Prussians][1] (in Lithuanian), Vilnius
  3. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1
  4. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 195
  5. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, page 280
  6. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “homō”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 287-288