Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/yeh₁-

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Asterisk.svg
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]

Reconstruction[edit]

Most descendants show the root as *yeh₁r-, but Avestan attests an archaic r/n inflection, which indicates that *r is not part of the root itself.[1]

Root[edit]

*yeh₁-[1]

  1. year

Derived terms[edit]


References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill