Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/wéyḱs

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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

NounEdit

*wéyḱs m

  1. village[1]
  2. household

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Balto-Slavic: *weiśis?
    • Latvian: vìesis (guest)
    • Lithuanian: váišinti (to host), viešė́ti (to visit, to stay in)
    • Slavic: *vьsь
  • Germanic: *wīhsą
  • Hellenic:
  • Indo-Iranian:
    • Indo-Aryan:
    • Iranian:
      • Avestan: 𐬬𐬍𐬯 (vīs, village; clan)
  • Italic:
    • Latin: vīcus (village, hamlet; quarter of a city)
  • Tocharian: *w'äike
    • Toch B: īke (“place, location, position”)[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., “The Oxford introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European world”, 2006, ISBN 0199296685, p. 221
  2. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=villa
  3. ^ http://starling.rinet.ru/cgi-bin/response.cgi?single=1&basename=/data/ie/piet&text_number=1193&root=config
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