Reconstruction:Proto-Italic/abiets

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This Proto-Italic 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-Italic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to both Beekes and De Vaan, likely a local borrowing into several Mediterranean languages. Compare Ancient Greek ἄβιν (ábin, silver fir or similar conifer, acc. m/f).

Noun[edit]

*abiets f[1]

  1. fir (tree)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill