Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/lówksneh₂

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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]

From *lewk- (to shine) +‎ *-sneh₂. Alternatively from *lewk-s- +‎ *-néh₂, s-stem of the same root.

Noun[edit]

*lówksneh₂ f[1][2][3]

  1. moon

Inflection[edit]

Thematic in *-eh₂
singular
nominative *lówksneh₂
genitive *lówksneh₂s
singular dual plural
nominative *lówksneh₂
vocative *lówksneh₂
accusative *lówksnām
genitive *lówksneh₂s
ablative *lówksneh₂s
dative *lówksneh₂ey
locative *lówksneh₂, *lówksneh₂i
instrumental *lówksneh₂h₁

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 56: “*lewk-sneH₂-”
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Derksen, Rick (2015), “lauxnos”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 561: “*louk-sneh₂”
  3. 3.0 3.1 De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “lūna”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 354: “*louksnā-”