Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/snéh₁wr̥

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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 *(s)neh₁- (to twist (threads), spin, weave).

Noun[edit]

*snéh₁wr̥ n (oblique stem *sn̥h₁wén-)[1][2]

  1. sinew, tendon

Inflection[edit]

Athematic, proterokinetic
singular
nominative *snéh₁wr̥
genitive *sn̥h₁wéns
singular dual plural
nominative *snéh₁wr̥
vocative *snéh₁wr̥
accusative *snéh₁wr̥
genitive *sn̥h₁wéns
ablative *sn̥h₁wéns
dative *sn̥h₁wéney
locative *sn̥h₁wén, *sn̥h₁wéni
instrumental *sn̥h₁wénh₁

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “nervus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 407