Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/gʰóstis

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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]

Possibly from *gʰes- (to eat) (Sanskrit घसति (ghasati) and Avestan 𐬔𐬀𐬵 (gah, to eat, to gorge)).

Noun[edit]

*gʰóstis m[1][2][3]

  1. stranger

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

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References[edit]

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