Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/deywós

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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]

PIE root
*dyew-

Vriddhi derivative of the root *dyew- ‎(sky, heaven); *dyew- > *diw- (zero-grade) > *deyw- (full grade vowel inserted in the wrong position).

Noun[edit]

*deywós m ‎(non-ablauting)[1]

  1. god

Declension[edit]

Thematic
singular
nominative *deywós
genitive *deywósyo
singular dual plural
nominative *deywós *deywóh₁ *deywóes
vocative *deywé *deywóh₁ *deywóes
accusative *deywóm *deywóh₁ *deywóns
genitive *deywósyo *? *deywóoHom
ablative *deywéad *? *deywómos
dative *deywóey *? *deywómos
locative *deywéy, *deywóy *? *deywóysu
instrumental *deywóh₁ *? *deywṓys

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press