Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₂énti

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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]

Locative singular case of the root noun *h₂énts (forehead, front).

Adverb[edit]

*h₂énti

  1. opposite
  2. near
  3. in front
  4. before

Related words[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Albanian: ende (still, yet, therefore)
  • Anatolian:
    • Hittite: hanza "in front" [script needed]
  • Armenian:
    • Old Armenian: ընդ (ənd, to, at, towards, by)
  • Germanic: *andi (and, also, against) (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:
  • Italic: *anti
  • Tocharian:

References[edit]

  • Andrew L. Sihler (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, New York, Oxford, Oxford University Press
  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag