Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/glastos

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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]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰl̥h₃stós, from *ǵʰelh₃- (green, yellow).[1]

Adjective[edit]

*glastos

  1. green, blue

Inflection[edit]

O/ā-stem
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *glastos *glastou *glastoi
vocative *glaste *glastou *glastūs
accusative *glastom *glastou *glastoms
genitive *glastī *glastous *glastom
dative *glastūi *glastobom *glastobos
instrumental *glastū *glastobim *glastobis
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *glastā *glastai *glastās
vocative *glastā *glastai *glastās
accusative *glastam *glastai *glastams
genitive *glastās *glastous *glastom
dative *glastai *glastābom *glastābos
instrumental *? *glastābim *glastābis
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *glastom *glastou *glastā
vocative *glastom *glastou *glastā
accusative *glastom *glastou *glastā
genitive *glastī *glastous *glastom
dative *glastūi *glastobom *glastobos
instrumental *glastū *glastobim *glastobis

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Brythonic: *glas
    • Middle Breton: glas
    • Middle Cornish: glas
    • Old Welsh: glas
  • Old Irish: glas
  • Gaulish: *glastom

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 160

See also[edit]

Colors in Proto-Celtic · *līwoi (layout · text)
     *bānos, *loukos, *windos      *ɸlētos      *dubus
             *roudos; *dergos              *dusnos              *blāwos, *melinos
                          *glastos             
                                       *gurmos