Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ténh₂us

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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

From *tenh₂- ‎(thin), probably an extension of *ten- ‎(stretch).

AdjectiveEdit

*ténh₂us ‎(oblique stem *tn̥h₂éw-)[1]

  1. thin

DeclensionEdit

(proterokinetic u-stem declension):

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Germanic: *þunnuz (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:
  • Italic: *tn̥wis[5]
    • Latin: tenuis (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Wodtko, Dagmar S.; Irslinger, Britta; Schneider, Carolin (2008) Nomina im indogermanischen Lexikon [Nouns in the Indo-European Lexicon] (in German), Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, pages 694-698
  2. 2.0 2.1 Derksen, Rick (2015) Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 27898 1, pages 464–465
  3. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1, pages 367–68
  4. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*tьnъkъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 505
  5. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “tenuis”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 613-614