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Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/teɸnets

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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 *tep- (be warm) (compare *tépos (heat, warmth)).

NounEdit

*teɸnets m

  1. fire

DeclensionEdit

Masculine/feminine consonant stem
singular dual plural
nominative *teɸnes *teɸnete *teɸnetes
vocative *teɸnes *teɸnete *teɸnetes
accusative *teɸnetam *teɸnete *teɸnetās
genitive *teɸnetos *teɸnetou *teɸnetom
dative *teɸnetē *teɸnetobom *teɸnetobos
instrumental *teɸnete? *teɸnetobim *teɸnetobis

DescendantsEdit

  • Brythonic:
    • Breton: tan
    • Cornish: tan
    • Middle Welsh: tan
  • Old Irish: teine

ReferencesEdit