Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/skey-

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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 *sek- (to cut).

Root[edit]

*skey-

  1. to split, to dissect

Derived terms[edit]

  • *skey-d- (extended root)
  • *skey-ti (root present)
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Latgalian: škeit' (to pluck)
    • Proto-Celtic: *skeyeti
    • Proto-Celtic: *skiyenā
  • *ski-yé-ti (yé-present)

Extended form *skey-t-.

  • *skey-to-s
  • *skoyt-
    • Germanic: (possibly) *skaiþaną (see there for further descendants)
  • *skoy-to-m
    • Latin: scūtum (shield) (possibly)

Unsorted formations:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*ščítъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 486