Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₂melǵ-

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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

RootEdit

*h₂melǵ-[1]

  1. to milk
  2. milk

Derived termsEdit


  • *h₂mélǵ-e-ti (thematic root present)
  • *h₂molǵ-éye-ti (iterative)
    • Italic:
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Albanian: mjel (to milk)
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Latvian: malks (sip, nip, swig)
      • Lithuanian: malkas
    • Celtic:
      • Middle Irish: bligim (I milk)
      • Irish: melg (milk)
    • Celtic: *mliktu (< *ml̥ǵtu)
    • Germanic: *meluks (milk) (with unexplained -u-)
      • → Slavic: *melko (milk) (possibly)
    • Tocharian:
      • Tocharian A: malke (milk), mālk- (to milk) (< *h₂melǵ-ei̯e)
      • Tocharian B: malkwer (milk), mālkant (to milk)

ReferencesEdit

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