Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/ɸiteti

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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 *peyt- (food, nutrition). Cognate with Proto-Slavic *piťa (Old Polish pica), Lithuanian piẽtūs (dinner, pl.), Sanskrit पितु (pitú, nutrition), Avestan 𐬞𐬌𐬙𐬎(pitu, food), 𐬞𐬌𐬚𐬎𐬎𐬁(piθuuā, food), Boeotian dialectal Ancient Greek πιτεύω (piteúō, to irrigate, to water (cattle)).

Verb[edit]

*ɸiteti

  1. to eat

Inflection[edit]

Thematic present, ā-future
Active voice
Present Imperfect Future Preterite
1st singular *ɸitū *ɸitennem *ɸiɸitsām ?
2nd singular *ɸitesi *ɸitītū *ɸiɸitsāsi ?
3rd singular *ɸiteti *ɸite(to) *ɸiɸitsāti ?
1st plural *ɸitomu *ɸitemmets *ɸiɸitsāmes ?
2nd plural *ɸitete *ɸitetes, *ɸiteswīs *ɸiɸitsāte ?
3rd plural *ɸitonti *ɸitentets *ɸiɸitsānti ?
Pres. subjunctive Past subjunctive Imperative
1st singular ? ?
2nd singular ? ? *ɸitī
3rd singular ? ? *ɸitet
1st plural ? ? *ɸitomu
2nd plural ? ? *ɸitetīs
3rd plural ? ? *ɸitont
Passive voice
Present Imperfect Future Preterite
1st singular *ɸitūr *ɸiɸitsār
2nd singular *ɸitetar *ɸiɸitsātar
3rd singular *ɸitetor *ɸitetey *ɸiɸitsātor ?
1st plural *ɸitommor *ɸiɸitsāmmor
2nd plural *ɸitedwe *ɸiɸitsādwe
3rd plural *ɸitontor *ɸitentits *ɸiɸitsāntor ?
Pres. subjunctive Past subjunctive Imperative
1st singular ?
2nd singular ? *ɸitetar
3rd singular ? *ɸitor
1st plural ? *ɸitommor
2nd plural ? *ɸitedwe
3rd plural ? *ɸitontor

Descendants[edit]