Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₁epi

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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]

Etymology[edit]

Would be locative case of *h₁ep-, which could mean "back", with the "on" sense referring to pack animals or riding.

Adverb[edit]

*h₁epi

  1. on, at, near

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian:
    • Albanian: mbi (Tosk)
    • Albanian: mby, Albanian: my (Gheg)
  • Armenian:
    • Old Armenian: եւ (ew)
  • Balto-Slavic:
  • Celtic: *eɸirom
  • Germanic: *bi (see there for further descendants)
  • Germanic: *ēbanþs (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic:
    • Mycenean Greek: [script needed] (o-pi)
  • Indo-Iranian: *Hápi (see there for further descendants)
  • Italic:

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Buck, Carl (1904) A grammar of Oscan and Umbrian, Ginn & Co, page 208