Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/new-

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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]

Root[edit]

*new-

  1. new

Derived terms[edit]

Root[edit]

*new-

  1. to nod, assent to

Descendants[edit]

  • Celtic: *nuweti
    • Old Irish: ad·noí (from *ati-nuweti)
    • Middle Irish: as·noí (from *exs-nuweti)
    • Welsh: adnau (from *ati-nowos), dinau (from *dī-nowos)
  • Germanic: *neudaz (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic: [Term?]
  • Italic: *nuō
    • Latin: *nuō (attested only in compounds)
  • Indo-Iranian: *náwatay