Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/wéyḱs

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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]

Root noun of *weyḱ-.

Noun[edit]

*wéyḱs m

  1. village[1]
  2. household

Inflection[edit]

Athematic
singular
nominative *wéyḱs
genitive *wiḱés
singular dual plural
nominative *wéyḱs *wéyḱh₁(e) *wéyḱes
vocative *wéyḱ *wéyḱh₁(e) *wéyḱes
accusative *wéyḱm̥ *wéyḱh₁(e) *wéyḱn̥s
genitive *wiḱés *? *wiḱóHom
ablative *wiḱés *? *wiḱmós
dative *wiḱéy *? *wiḱmós
locative *wéyḱ, *wéyḱi *? *wiḱsú
instrumental *wiḱéh₁ *? *wiḱbʰí

Derived terms[edit]

  • *weyḱ-s-om
    • Germanic: *wīhsą (see there for further descendants)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q. (2006) The Oxford introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European world, Oxford University Press, page 221
  2. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=villa
  3. ^ http://starling.rinet.ru/cgi-bin/response.cgi?single=1&basename=/data/ie/piet&text_number=1193&root=config