Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/gʷih₃wós

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This entry contains Proto-Indo-European 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-EuropeanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

AdjectiveEdit

*gʷih₃wós[1]

  1. alive, living

Derived termsEdit

AntonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Balto-Slavic: *gīwas
  • Celtic: *biwos
  • Germanic: *kwikwaz
  • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:
    • Indo-Aryan:
    • Iranian:
      • Avestan: ǰva-
      • Old Persian: ǰīva-
        • Middle Persian: zhiwak
  • Italic: *gʷīwos

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Don Ringe, From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, 2006
Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 17:08