Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/gʷʰéntis

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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 *gʷʰen- (to strike, to slay) +‎ *-tis.

Noun[edit]

*gʷʰéntis f[1]

  1. striking, killing

Inflection[edit]

Athematic, proterokinetic
singular
nominative *gʷʰéntis
genitive *gʷʰn̥téys
singular dual plural
nominative *gʷʰéntis *gʷʰéntih₁(e) *gʷʰénteyes
vocative *gʷʰénti *gʷʰéntih₁(e) *gʷʰénteyes
accusative *gʷʰéntim *gʷʰéntih₁(e) *gʷʰéntins
genitive *gʷʰn̥téys *? *gʷʰn̥téyoHom
ablative *gʷʰn̥téys *? *gʷʰn̥tímos
dative *gʷʰn̥téyey *? *gʷʰn̥tímos
locative *gʷʰn̥téy, *gʷʰn̥tḗy *? *gʷʰn̥tísu
instrumental *gʷʰn̥tíh₁ *? *gʷʰn̥tíbʰi

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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