Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/dem-

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Asterisk.svg
This Proto-Indo-European 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-European[edit]

Root[edit]

*dem-[1]

  1. to build (up)
  2. to arrange, to put together

Derived terms[edit]

  • *dém(h₁)-e-ti (thematic root present)
    • Germanic: *temaną (to fit, suit)[2]
    • Hellenic:[3][4]
  • *dṓm (house)
  • *dém-ti-s ~ *dm̥-téy-s[5]
    • Germanic: *tumþiz (agreement) (see there for further descendants)
  • *dem-ro-[6]
    • Germanic: *timrą (building, timber) (see there for further descendants)
  • *dm̥-n-yós
    • Celtic: *damnyos (material, substance) (see there for further descendants)
  • (possibly) *dm̥-pedis[7][8]
    • Germanic: *tumftiz (foundation (of a building)) (unless the same as *tumþiz above)
  • *dḿ̥-pedom[9][10] (see *ped-)
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Albanian: dhomë (room, chamber)
    • Hieroglyphic Luwian: [script needed] (ta+mi-ha)[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “teman-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 513
  3. 3.0 3.1 Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “δέμω”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 314–315
  4. ^ Beekes, Robert S.P. (1969) The Development of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Greek. The Hague–Paris: Mouton, page 291
  5. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “tumþi-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 526
  6. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “timbra-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 517
  7. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “tumfeti-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 525–526
  8. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003), “*tum-f(e)tiz”, in A Handbook of Germanic Etymology, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 412
  9. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., editors (1997) Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, London, Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, page 206
  10. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “δάπεδον”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 302–303