Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/noxs

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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.

Proto-CelticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

NounEdit

*noxs f

  1. night

DeclensionEdit

Masculine/feminine consonant stem
singular dual plural
nominative *noxs *noxte *noxtes
vocative *noxs *noxte *noxtes
accusative *noxtam *noxte *noxtams
genitive *noxtos *noxtou *noxtom
dative *noxtē *noxtobom *noxtobos
instrumental *noxte? *noxtobim *noxtobis

Derived termsEdit

Unsorted formations

DescendantsEdit

Note: The Brythonic words (Welsh nos, Cornish nos, Breton noz and their ancestors) may be from this word, but they may also be loanwords from Latin nox.