Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Aryan/dinám

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This Proto-Indo-Aryan 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-Indo-Aryan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *dinám, from Proto-Indo-European *dyew- (sky, heaven).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*dinám n

  1. day

Descendants[edit]

  • Sanskrit दिन (diná) (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]

  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “dina”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press