𒆜𒀸

HittiteEdit

𒆜𒀸
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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Lycian [script needed] (tbiplẽ, twice (?)), [script needed] (trpplẽ, thrice (?)). According to Kloekhorst, from Proto-Indo-European *pel-: compare Ancient Greek δῐπλός (diplós, double), Latin dūplus (double), Old High German zwifalt (twice).

NounEdit

𒆜𒀸 (KASKAL-ašc

  1. road, path, trail, route
  2. (figuratively) way, behaviour
  3. campaign, military expedition
  4. journey, trip, mission
  5. caravan, transport
  6. occasion, occurrence, time

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

The syllabic value of nominal stem was pal(š)-. Rarely, the dative/locative singular is found written without the Sumerogram: 𒁄𒅆 (pal-ši), 𒁄𒊺 (pal-še).

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Kloekhorst, Alwin (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Hittite Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 5), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 719