Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/boukolyos

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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 *gʷowkólos, from *gʷṓws (cow) + *kʷel- (to revolve, move around, sojourn).

Noun[edit]

*boukolyos m

  1. cowherd

Inflection[edit]

Masculine o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *bowkolyos *bowkolyou *bowkolyoi
vocative *bowkolye *bowkolyou *bowkolyūs
accusative *bowkolyom *bowkolyou *bowkolyoms
genitive *bowkolyī *bowkolyous *bowkolyom
dative *bowkolyūi *bowkolyobom *bowkolyobos
instrumental *bowkolyū *bowkolyobim *bowkolyobis

Descendants[edit]