Reconstruction:Proto-Semitic/yad-

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This Proto-Semitic 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-SemiticEdit

NounEdit

*yad-, ʿid-

  1. hand

CommentEdit

Stem ʿid- appears in Aramaic and Ethiopic branch, and also maybe in Akkadian. One wonders whether they're both reflexes of something like **ʿayad- or **yaʿid-.

DescendantsEdit