Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/mrixtos

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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 *mr̥gʷ-tó-s, from *mergʷ- (dark, coloured) +‎ *-tós.

Adjective[edit]

*mrixtos[1]

  1. painted, speckled

Inflection[edit]

O/ā-stem
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *mrixtos *mrixtou *mrixtoi
vocative *mrixte *mrixtou *mrixtūs
accusative *mrixtom *mrixtou *mrixtoms
genitive *mrixtī *mrixtous *mrixtom
dative *mrixtūi *mrixtobom *mrixtobos
instrumental *mrixtū *mrixtobim *mrixtobis
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *mrixtā *mrixtai *mrixtās
vocative *mrixtā *mrixtai *mrixtās
accusative *mrixtam *mrixtai *mrixtams
genitive *mrixtās *mrixtous *mrixtom
dative *mrixtai *mrixtābom *mrixtābos
instrumental *? *mrixtābim *mrixtābis
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *mrixtom *mrixtou *mrixtā
vocative *mrixtom *mrixtou *mrixtā
accusative *mrixtom *mrixtou *mrixtā
genitive *mrixtī *mrixtous *mrixtom
dative *mrixtūi *mrixtobom *mrixtobos
instrumental *mrixtū *mrixtobim *mrixtobis

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Brythonic: *briθ
  • Old Irish: mrecht

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) , “*mrixto-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 280