Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Iranian/kʰáras

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This Proto-Indo-Iranian 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-Iranian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from the BMAC substrate.[1]

Noun[edit]

*kʰáras m[2]

  1. donkey

Declension[edit]

masculine a-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *kʰáras *kʰárā *kʰárā, -ās(as)
vocative *kʰára *kʰárā *kʰárā, -ās(as)
accusative *kʰáram *kʰárā *kʰárāns
instrumental *kʰárā *kʰáraybʰyaH, -ābʰyām *kʰárāyš
ablative *kʰárāt *kʰáraybʰyaH, -ābʰyām *kʰáraybʰyas
dative *kʰárāy *kʰáraybʰyaH, -ābʰyām *kʰáraybʰyas
genitive *kʰárasya *kʰárayās *kʰárāna(H)m
locative *kʰáray *kʰárayaw *kʰárayšu

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lubotsky, Alexander (1999), “The Indo-Iranian substratum”, in Early Contacts between Uralic and Indo-European: Linguistic and Archaeological Considerations[1], Helsinki
  2. ^ Lubotsky, Alexander (2011) The Indo-Aryan Inherited Lexicon (in progress) (Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Project)‎[2], Leiden University
  3. ^ MacKenzie, D. N. (1971) A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press
  4. ^ Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “خر”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul