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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.




  1. to satiate, satisfy

Derived terms[edit]

  • *seh₂- (root present) or *sh₂-ye- (ye-present)
    • Hellenic:
      • Ancient Greek: ἄω (áō)
  • *seh₂t-teh₂-yéti
    • Celtic: *sāssāti (see there for further descendants)
  • *sh₂-tós
    • Germanic: *sadaz (see there for further descendants)
  • *séh₂-tis
    • Italic:
      • Latin: satis (adverb) (see there for further descendants)
    • Celtic: *sātis
      • Old Irish: sáith (satiety)
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Armenian:
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian sotis (satiety), sótus (satisfied, full)
      • Latvian: sāts (satiety)
      • Slavic: *sytъ (satisfied, satiated) (see there for further descendants) (with obscure origin of *y)
    • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:


  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill