Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/sterh₃-

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed terms 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]

Extension of *ster- (to spread).

Root[edit]

*sterh₃- (perfective)

  1. to spread, extend, stretch out

Extensions[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • *str̥-né-h₃-ti ~ *str̥-n-h₃-énti (nasal-infix present)
    • Proto-Indo-Iranian: *str̥náHti (see there for further descendants)
    • Proto-Italic: *sternō
  • *str̥h₃-néw-ti ~ *str̥h₃-n̥w-énti (nu-present)
  • *str̥h₃-tó-s
  • *stérh₃-mn̥ ~ *str̥h₃-mén-s (that which is strewn/spread; bedding)
  • *storh₃-o-
    • Proto-Italic:
      • Latin: torus, storea (see there for further descendants)
Unsorted formations

References[edit]

  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag
  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN