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Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/kengeti

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This Proto-Celtic 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.

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Proto-CelticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)keng- (to limp, walk lamely). Cognate with Ancient Greek σκάζω (skázō) and German hinken.

VerbEdit

*kengeti

  1. to step

InflectionEdit

Thematic present
Active voice
Present Imperfect Future Preterite
1st singular *kengū *kengennem ? ?
2nd singular *kengesi *kengītū ? ?
3rd singular *kengeti *kenge(to) ? ?
1st plural *kengomu *kengemmets ? ?
2nd plural *kengete *kengetes, *kengeswīs ? ?
3rd plural *kengonti *kengentets ? ?
Pres. subjunctive Past subjunctive Imperative
1st singular ? ?
2nd singular ? ? *kengī
3rd singular ? ? *kenget
1st plural ? ? *kengomu
2nd plural ? ? *kengetīs
3rd plural ? ? *kengont
Passive voice
Present Imperfect Future Preterite
1st singular *kengūr ?
2nd singular *kengetar ?
3rd singular *kengetor *kengetey ? ?
1st plural *kengommor ?
2nd plural *kengedwe ?
3rd plural *kengontor *kengentits ? ?
Pres. subjunctive Past subjunctive Imperative
1st singular ?
2nd singular ? *kengetar
3rd singular ? *kengor
1st plural ? *kengommor
2nd plural ? *kengedwe
3rd plural ? *kengontor

DescendantsEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*kanxsman-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, pages 188–89
  • Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*keng-o-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, pages 200