Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/yeh₁-

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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]

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]


  • *yóh₁-r̥ ~ *yéh₁-n̥-[1]
  • *yeh₁-r-o-
    • Germanic: *jērą (see there for further descendants)
  • *yóh₁-r-eh₂
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Balto-Slavic:
    • Celtic:
      • Welsh: iâr (possibly)
    • Indo-Iranian:
      • Iranian:
        • Persian: [script needed] ‎(dušiyaram)
    • Italic:
      • Latin: hōrnus ‎(this year's, grown this year)

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