Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/kʷis

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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

PronounEdit

*kʷis

  1. who, what (interrogative)
  2. who, which, that (relative)

DeclensionEdit

Pronominal declension Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative *kʷis *kʷih₂ *kʷid *kʷeyes *kʷeyes *kʷih₂
Accusative *kʷim *kʷih₂m̥ *kʷid *kʷims *kʷims *kʷih₂
Dative *kʷesmey *kʷesmey *kʷesmey *kʷeybʰ- *kʷeybʰ- *kʷeybʰ-
Genitive *kʷesyo *kʷesyo *kʷesyo *kʷeysom *kʷeysom *kʷeysom
Locative *kʷesmi *kʷesmi(i) *kʷesmi *kʷeysu *kʷeysu *kʷeysu

DeterminerEdit

*kʷos

  1. which, what

DeclensionEdit

Adjectival declension Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative *kʷos *kʷeh₂ *kʷod *kʷoy *kʷeh₂(e)s *kʷeh₂
Accusative *kʷom *kʷeh₂m *kʷod *kʷoms *kʷeh₂ms *kʷeh₂
Dative *kʷosmey *kʷosmey *kʷosmey  ?  ?  ?
Genitive *kʷosyo *kʷosyo *kʷosyo  ?  ?  ?

DescendantsEdit

The following lists the descendants of both *kʷis and kʷos, as they were usually confused and merged together to various degrees.

Last modified on 6 March 2014, at 16:42