Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/meli

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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 *mélid.

Noun[edit]

*meli n

  1. honey

Declension[edit]

Neuter i-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *meli *melī *melyā
vocative *meli *melī *melyā
accusative *meli *melī *melyā
genitive *melois *melois *melyom
dative *melē *melibom *melibos
instrumental *melī *melibim *melibis

Derived terms[edit]

  • *melinos
  • *melissis
    • Old Irish: milis

Descendants[edit]