This Latin entry contains reconstructed terms and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Latin edit

Etymology edit

From bovem (cow, bull) with loss of /-w-/ (> /-β-/).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

*boem (Proto-Italo-Western-Romance)

  1. accusative singular of bōs

Descendants edit

  • Asturian: güe
  • Bourguignon: beu
  • Corsican: boiu
  • Dalmatian: bu
  • Friulian: bo
  • Italian: bue
  • Old Galician-Portuguese: boi
  • Sicilian: voi
  • Spanish: buey