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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ḱoph₂ós

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This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-EuropeanEdit

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown, perhaps of non-Indo-European origin. Compare Proto-Semitic *ʕaḳ-b ~ *ʕiḳ-b (hoof, heel, sole)[1] and Proto-Afro-Asiatic *q̇ʷap- (hoof)[2].

NounEdit

*ḱoph₂ós m[3]

  1. hoof

InflectionEdit

Thematic
singular
nominative *ḱoph₂ós
genitive *ḱoph₂ósyo
singular dual plural
nominative *ḱoph₂ós *ḱoph₂óh₁ *ḱoph₂óes
vocative *ḱoph₂é *ḱoph₂óh₁ *ḱoph₂óes
accusative *ḱoph₂óm *ḱoph₂óh₁ *ḱoph₂óms
genitive *ḱoph₂ósyo *? *ḱoph₂óoHom
ablative *ḱoph₂éad *? *ḱoph₂ómos
dative *ḱoph₂óey *? *ḱoph₂ómos
locative *ḱoph₂éy, *ḱoph₂óy *? *ḱoph₂óysu
instrumental *ḱoph₂óh₁ *? *ḱoph₂ṓys

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir E.; Stolbova, Olga V. (1995), “*ʕaḳ(V)b- ~ *ḳaʕab-”, in Hamito-Semitic Etymological Dictionary: Materials for a Reconstruction (Handbuch der Orientalistik; I.18), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir E.; Stolbova, Olga V. (1995), “*q̇ʷap-”, in Hamito-Semitic Etymological Dictionary: Materials for a Reconstruction (Handbuch der Orientalistik; I.18), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  3. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q. (2006) The Oxford Introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European World (Oxford Linguistics), New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 137