This Proto-Hellenic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Hellenic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *ténos, from *ten- (to stretch, extend).

Noun edit

*ténos n

  1. extension

Inflection edit

S-stem, neuter
Nominative *ténos
Genitive *ténehos
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative *ténos *ténehe *téneha
Vocative *ténos *ténehe *téneha
Accusative *ténos *ténehe *téneha
Genitive *ténehos *ténehoyyun *ténehōn
Dative *ténehei *ténehoyyun *ténespʰi
Locative *ténehi ? *ténessi
Instrumental *ténehē ? *ténespʰi

Descendants edit

  • Ancient Greek: *τένος (*ténos)