Reconstruction:Primitive Irish/ᚓᚊᚐᚄ

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This Primitive Irish 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.

Primitive IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *ekʷos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos (horse). Cognate with Latin equus, Ancient Greek ἵππος (híppos), Sanskrit अश्व (áśva), Old Armenian էշ (ēš, donkey).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*ᚓᚊᚐᚄ (*eqasm

  1. horse

DescendantsEdit

  • Old Irish: ech
    • Irish: each
    • Manx: agh
    • Scottish Gaelic: each