Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/miskos

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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 *miḱsḱéti (to mix), from *meyḱ-[1].

Noun[edit]

*miskos m

  1. mixture, confusion

Declension[edit]

Masculine o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *miskos *miskou *miskoi
vocative *miske *miskou *miskūs
accusative *miskom *miskou *miskoms
genitive *miskī *miskous *miskom
dative *miskūi *miskobom *miskobos
instrumental *miskū *miskobim *miskobis

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Brythonic: *mɨsk, *kɨm-mɨsk
  • Old Irish: cummasc (mixture, disturbance)

Adjective[edit]

*miskos

  1. mixed, confused

Inflection[edit]

O/ā-stem
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *miskos *miskou *miskoi
vocative *miske *miskou *miskūs
accusative *miskom *miskou *miskoms
genitive *miskī *miskous *miskom
dative *miskūi *miskobom *miskobos
instrumental *miskū *miskobim *miskobis
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *miskā *miskai *miskās
vocative *miskā *miskai *miskās
accusative *miskam *miskai *miskams
genitive *miskās *miskous *miskom
dative *miskai *miskābom *miskābos
instrumental *? *miskābim *miskābis
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *miskom *miskou *miskā
vocative *miskom *miskou *miskā
accusative *miskom *miskou *miskā
genitive *miskī *miskous *miskom
dative *miskūi *miskobom *miskobos
instrumental *miskū *miskobim *miskobis

Descendants[edit]

Preposition[edit]

*miskos

  1. amid, amidst

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ranko Matasović (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic[1] (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 273