Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/temH-

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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]

*temH-

  1. dark
    Synonyms: *h₁regʷ-, *merk-, *(s)ḱeh₃-

Derived terms[edit]

  • *témH-os ~ témH-es-os
  • *temH-seh₂ (or < *temH-s-eh₂ from *témHos)
    • Balto-Slavic: *temsā́ˀ
      • Lithuanian: tamsa (darkness)
  • *tm̥H-éh₂
    • Balto-Slavic: *timāˀ (darkness)
      • East Baltic:
      • Slavic: *tьmà (see there for further descendants)
Unsorted formations
  • Balto-Slavic: *temtei
  • Celtic: [Term?]
    • Middle Irish: teim (dark, grey)