Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/agrom

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This Proto-Celtic 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-Celtic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵro-, from *h₂eǵ- (to drive); compare Ancient Greek ἄγρα (ágra, hunt), Avestan 𐬀𐬰𐬭𐬋𐬛𐬀𐬌𐬜𐬍(azrōdaiδī, hunt).

Noun[edit]

*agrom n

  1. slaughter, battle

Inflection[edit]

Neuter o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *agrom *agrou *agrā
vocative *agrom *agrou *agrā
accusative *agrom *agrou *agrā
genitive *agrī *agrous *agrom
dative *agrūi *agrobom *agrobos
instrumental *agrū *agrobim *agrobis

Descendants[edit]

  • Brythonic: *aɨr
    • Old Breton: air
    • Old Cornish: hair
    • Old Welsh: hair
      • Middle Welsh: aer
  • Old Irish: ár