Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/méǵh₂s

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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]

Adjective[edit]

*méǵh₂s (oblique stem *m̥ǵh₂-)[1][2]

  1. big, great

Inflection[edit]

Athematic, amphikinetic
masculine feminine
nominative *méǵh₂s *méǵh₂ih₂
genitive *m̥ǵh₂és *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂s
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *méǵh₂s *méǵh₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂es
vocative *méǵh₂ *méǵh₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂es
accusative *méǵh₂m̥ *méǵh₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂m̥s
genitive *m̥ǵh₂és *? *m̥ǵh₂óHom
ablative *m̥ǵh₂és *? *m̥ǵh₂mós
dative *m̥ǵh₂éy *? *m̥ǵh₂mós
locative *méǵh₂, *méǵh₂i *? *m̥ǵh₂sú
instrumental *m̥ǵh₂éh₁ *? *m̥ǵh₂bʰí
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *méǵh₂ih₂ *méǵh₂ih₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂ih₂es
vocative *méǵh₂ih₂ *méǵh₂ih₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂ih₂es
accusative *méǵh₂ih₂m̥ *méǵh₂ih₂h₁(e) *méǵh₂ih₂m̥s
genitive *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂s *? *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂oHom
ablative *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂s *? *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂mos
dative *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂ey *? *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂mos
locative *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂, *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂i *? *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂su
instrumental *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂h₁ *? *m̥ǵh₂yéh₂bʰi
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *méǵh₂ *méǵh₂ih₁ *méǵh₂h₂
vocative *méǵh₂ *méǵh₂ih₁ *méǵh₂h₂
accusative *méǵh₂ *méǵh₂ih₁ *méǵh₂h₂
genitive *m̥ǵh₂és *? *m̥ǵh₂óHom
ablative *m̥ǵh₂és *? *m̥ǵh₂mós
dative *m̥ǵh₂éy *? *m̥ǵh₂mós
locative *méǵh₂, *méǵh₂i *? *m̥ǵh₂sú
instrumental *m̥ǵh₂éh₁ *? *m̥ǵh₂bʰí

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 353
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “magnus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill