Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₂enh₁mos

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed terms 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]

From *h₂enh₁- +‎ *-mos. Compare *h₂énh₁-mn̥, whence Proto-Celtic *anaman.

Noun[edit]

*h₂enh₁mos m[1]

  1. breath

Inflection[edit]

Thematic
singular
nominative *h₂enh₁mos
genitive *h₂enh₁mosyo
singular dual plural
nominative *h₂enh₁mos *h₂enh₁moh₁ *h₂enh₁moes
vocative *h₂enh₁me *h₂enh₁moh₁ *h₂enh₁moes
accusative *h₂enh₁mom *h₂enh₁moh₁ *h₂enh₁moms
genitive *h₂enh₁mosyo *? *h₂enh₁moHom
ablative *h₂enh₁mead *? *h₂enh₁momos
dative *h₂enh₁moey *? *h₂enh₁momos
locative *h₂enh₁mey, *h₂enh₁moy *? *h₂enh₁moysu
instrumental *h₂enh₁moh₁ *? *h₂enh₁mōys

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Armenian:
  • >? Proto-Germanic:
    • Proto-West Germanic:
      • Old Frisian: omma (breath)
  • Proto-Hellenic: *ánemos (wind) (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Italic: *anamos (spirit, soul)
    • Latin: animus (see there for further descendants)
      • Latin: anima (breath, wind, spirit) (see there for further descendants)
    • Oscan: 𐌀𐌍𐌀𐌌𐌞𐌌 (anamúm, accusative singular)

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN