Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/kloustā

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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 *ḱlow-steh₂, from *ḱlew- (to hear).

Noun[edit]

*kloustā f

  1. ear
    Synonym: *ausos

Inflection[edit]

Feminine ā-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *kloustā *kloustai *kloustās
vocative *kloustā *kloustai *kloustās
accusative *kloustam *kloustai *kloustāms
genitive *kloustās *kloustous *kloustom
dative *kloustai *kloustābom *kloustābos
instrumental *? *kloustābim *kloustābis

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Brythonic: *klʉst
    • Middle Welsh: clust
  • Old Irish: clúas