Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/h₂wéh₁n̥ts

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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

Participle of *h₂wḗh₁-, present of the root *h₂weh₁-.

AdjectiveEdit

*h₂wéh₁n̥ts

  1. blowing
  2. (as substantive) that which blows; the wind, air

DeclensionEdit

Athematic inflection.

DescendantsEdit

The descendants outside of Hittite have converted this into a thematic noun.

  • Anatolian:
    • Hittite: huwanz[Cuneiform?]
  • Celtic: *wintos (< *wīntos?)
  • Germanic: *windaz
  • Hellenic:
    • Ancient Greek: ἀέντα (aenta) (acc.s.)
  • Indo-Iranian:
  • Italic: *wentos
  • Tocharian: *w'ente
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