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Reconstruction:Proto-Celtic/tegos

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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 *(s)teg- (cover, roof).

NounEdit

*tegos n

  1. house, dwelling

DeclensionEdit

Neuter s-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *tegos *tegese? *tegesa
vocative *tegos *tegese? *tegesa
accusative *tegos *tegese? *tegesa
genitive *tegesos *tegesous? *tegesom
dative *tegesē *tegesbom *tegesbos
instrumental *tegesē *tegesbim *tegesbis

DescendantsEdit

  • Brythonic: *tɨɣ
    • Old Breton: tig
      • Breton: ti
    • Old Cornish: ti
    • Old Welsh: tig
  • Old Irish: tech