Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/dus-

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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]

Prefix[edit]

*dus-[1]

  1. bad

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Category Proto-Indo-European words prefixed with *dus- not found


Descendants[edit]

  • (perhaps) Armenian:
    • Old Armenian տ- ‎(t-)
  • Balto-Slavic:
    • Slavic: *dъždžь ‎(rainstorm, rain) (< *dus-dyu- ‎(bad sky), from *dyu- ‎(sky, day))
  • Celtic: *dus-
    • Brythonic:
      • Middle Welsh: dy-
    • Goidelic:
  • Germanic: *tuz- (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:

References[edit]

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