Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/uɸorēdos

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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 *uɸo- (under) +‎ *rēdos (ride, chariot), the latter from *rēdeti (to ride, move), from Proto-Indo-European *Hreydʰ- (to ride, move). Related to Proto-Germanic *rīdaną (to ride) (whence English ride).

Noun[edit]

*uɸorēdos m

  1. horse
    Synonyms: *ekʷos, *markos

Declension[edit]

Masculine o-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *uɸorēdos *uɸorēdou *uɸorēdoi
vocative *uɸorēde *uɸorēdou *uɸorēdūs
accusative *uɸorēdom *uɸorēdou *uɸorēdoms
genitive *uɸorēdī *uɸorēdous *uɸorēdom
dative *uɸorēdūi *uɸorēdobom *uɸorēdobos
instrumental *uɸorēdū *uɸorēdobim *uɸorēdobis

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Brythonic: *gworuɨð
    • Middle Welsh: gorwydd
  • Gaulish: *werēdos
  • Hispano-Celtic:

Further reading[edit]

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*ufo-rēdo-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 398