Reconstruction:Latin/Hispaniolus

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This Latin entry contains reconstructed terms and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hispānus (Hispanic; Spanish) < Hispānia, with diminutive -olus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

*Hispāniolus (feminine *Hispāniola, neuter *Hispāniolum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. Of Spain (or the Iberian peninsula).

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Italo-Western declension of *hispāniolus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *ẹspaniǫ́lọs *ẹspaniǫ́la *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́la
genitive *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́li *ẹspaniǫlọ́rọ *ẹspaniǫlárọ *ẹspaniǫlọ́rọ
dative *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lę *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lis *ẹspaniǫ́lis *ẹspaniǫ́lis
accusative-ablative *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lã *ẹspaniǫ́lọ *ẹspaniǫ́lọs *ẹspaniǫ́las *ẹspaniǫ́la

Descendants[edit]

(Note that the below descendants are all most likely derived, ultimately, from Old Occitan espaignol rather than being inherited directly from Latin.)