Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/genos

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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 *ǵénh₁os.

Noun[edit]

*genos n[1]

  1. family, clan
  2. birth

Declension[edit]

Neuter s-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *genos *genese? *genesa
vocative *genos *genese? *genesa
accusative *genos *genese? *genesa
genitive *genesos *genesous? *genesom
dative *genesē *genesbom *genesbos
instrumental *genesē *genesbim *genesbis

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN