This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-European edit

Etymology edit

From *ǵenh₁- (to produce, to give birth) +‎ *-tōr (agent noun).

Noun edit

*ǵénh₁tōr m[1][2]

  1. one who begets, produces
  2. parent

Inflection edit

Athematic, amphikinetic
nominative *ǵénh₁tōr
genitive *ǵn̥h₁trés
singular dual plural
nominative *ǵénh₁tōr *ǵénh₁torh₁(e) *ǵénh₁tores
vocative *ǵénh₁tor *ǵénh₁torh₁(e) *ǵénh₁tores
accusative *ǵénh₁torm̥ *ǵénh₁torh₁(e) *ǵénh₁torm̥s
genitive *ǵn̥h₁trés *? *ǵn̥h₁tróHom
ablative *ǵn̥h₁trés *? *ǵn̥h₁tr̥mós
dative *ǵn̥h₁tréy *? *ǵn̥h₁tr̥mós
locative *ǵn̥h₁tér, *ǵn̥h₁téri *? *ǵn̥h₁tr̥sú
instrumental *ǵn̥h₁tréh₁ *? *ǵn̥h₁tr̥mís

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic (A Linguistic History of English; 1)‎[1], Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[2], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN