Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/gʰóstis

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This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-EuropeanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from *gʰes- ‎(to eat) (Sanskrit घसति ‎(ghasati)).

NounEdit

*gʰóstis m[1]

  1. stranger

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Germanic: *gastiz (see there for further descendants)
  • Italic: *hostis (see there for further descendants)
  • Slavic: *gostь (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Don Ringe, From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, 2006