Reconstruction:Proto-Italic/ekwos

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This Proto-Italic 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-Italic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*ekwos m[1]

  1. horse

Declension[edit]

o-stemDeclension of *ekwos (o-stem)
singular plural
nominative *ekwos *ekwōs, -oi
vocative *ekwe *ekwōs, -oi
accusative *ekwom *ekwons
genitive *ekwosjo, -ī *ekwom
dative *ekwōi *ekwois
ablative *ekwōd *ekwois
locative *ekwei *ekwois

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Latin: equos, ecus
  • Venetic: [script needed] (ekvon) (accusative singular)

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill