Reconstruction:Latin/certanus

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This Latin 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.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

certus +‎ -ānus.

AdjectiveEdit

*certānus (feminine *certāna, neuter *certānum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. certain

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Italo-Western declension of *certānus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *cęrtánọs *cęrtána *cęrtánọ *cęrtáni *cęrtánę *cęrtána
genitive *cęrtáni *cęrtánę *cęrtáni *cęrtanọ́rọ *cęrtanárọ *cęrtanọ́rọ
dative *cęrtánọ *cęrtánę *cęrtánọ *cęrtánis *cęrtánis *cęrtánis
accusative-ablative *cęrtánọ *cęrtánã *cęrtánọ *cęrtánọs *cęrtánas *cęrtána
Sardinian declension of *certānus
Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative *cęrtánus *cęrtána *cęrtánu *cęrtáni *cęrtánę *cęrtána
genitive *cęrtáni *cęrtánę *cęrtáni *cęrtanóru *cęrtanáru *cęrtanóru
dative *cęrtáno *cęrtánę *cęrtáno *cęrtánis *cęrtánis *cęrtánis
accusative-ablative *cęrtánu *cęrtánã *cęrtánu *cęrtános *cęrtánas *cęrtána

DescendantsEdit

  • Dalmatian: čertjoin
  • Old French: certain
  • Old Italian: certano
  • Old Spanish: certano