Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₂stḗr

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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
*h₂eh₁s-

From *h₂eh₁s- ‎(to burn) +‎ *-tḗr ‎(agent noun), so that the result literally meant "glower, shiner".

Noun[edit]

*h₂stḗr m[1]

  1. star

Inflection[edit]

Athematic, hysterokinetic
singular
nominative *h₂stḗr
genitive *h₂strés
singular dual plural
nominative *h₂stḗr *h₂stérh₁(e) *h₂stéres
vocative *h₂stér *h₂stérh₁(e) *h₂stéres
accusative *h₂stérm̥ *h₂stérh₁(e) *h₂stérn̥s
genitive *h₂strés *? *h₂stróHom
ablative *h₂strés *? *h₂str̥mós
dative *h₂stréy *? *h₂str̥mós
locative *h₂stér, *h₂stéri *? *h₂str̥sú
instrumental *h₂stréh₁ *? *h₂str̥bʰí

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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