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

*ǵenh₁- +‎ *-tis.

Alternative reconstructions edit

Noun edit

*ǵénh₁tis f

  1. birth, production

Inflection edit

Athematic, proterokinetic
nominative *ǵénh₁tis
genitive *ǵn̥h₁téys
singular dual plural
nominative *ǵénh₁tis *ǵénh₁tih₁(e) *ǵénh₁teyes
vocative *ǵénh₁ti *ǵénh₁tih₁(e) *ǵénh₁teyes
accusative *ǵénh₁tim *ǵénh₁tih₁(e) *ǵénh₁tims
genitive *ǵn̥h₁téys *? *ǵn̥h₁téyoHom
ablative *ǵn̥h₁téys *? *ǵn̥h₁tímos
dative *ǵn̥h₁téyey *? *ǵn̥h₁tímos
locative *ǵn̥h₁téy, *ǵn̥h₁tḗy *? *ǵn̥h₁tísu
instrumental *ǵn̥h₁tíh₁ *? *ǵn̥h₁tímis

Derived terms edit

  • *ǵn̥h₁-ti-Hō
    • Proto-Italic: *gnātiō

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Fortson, Benjamin W. (2004, 2010) Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, Oxford: Blackwell, page 229