Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/-wénts

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

Suffix edit

*(Ø)-wénts

  1. Forms possessive adjectives from nominal stems.

Inflection edit

Athematic, hysterokinetic
masculine feminine
nominative *(Ø)-wénts *(Ø)-wéntih₂
genitive *(Ø)-wn̥tés *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂s
masculine singular dual plural
nominative *(Ø)-wénts *(Ø)-wénth₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntes
vocative *(Ø)-wént *(Ø)-wénth₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntes
accusative *(Ø)-wéntm̥ *(Ø)-wénth₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntm̥s
genitive *(Ø)-wn̥tés *? *(Ø)-wn̥tóHom
ablative *(Ø)-wn̥tés *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmós
dative *(Ø)-wn̥téy *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmós
locative *(Ø)-wént, *(Ø)-wénti *? *(Ø)-wn̥tsú
instrumental *(Ø)-wn̥téh₁ *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmís
feminine singular dual plural
nominative *(Ø)-wéntih₂ *(Ø)-wéntih₂h₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntih₂es
vocative *(Ø)-wéntih₂ *(Ø)-wéntih₂h₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntih₂es
accusative *(Ø)-wéntih₂m̥ *(Ø)-wéntih₂h₁(e) *(Ø)-wéntih₂m̥s
genitive *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂s *? *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂oHom
ablative *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂s *? *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂mos
dative *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂ey *? *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂mos
locative *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂, *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂i *? *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂su
instrumental *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂h₁ *? *(Ø)-wn̥tyéh₂mis
neuter singular dual plural
nominative *(Ø)-wént *(Ø)-wéntih₁ *(Ø)-wénth₂
vocative *(Ø)-wént *(Ø)-wéntih₁ *(Ø)-wénth₂
accusative *(Ø)-wént *(Ø)-wéntih₁ *(Ø)-wénth₂
genitive *(Ø)-wn̥tés *? *(Ø)-wn̥tóHom
ablative *(Ø)-wn̥tés *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmós
dative *(Ø)-wn̥téy *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmós
locative *(Ø)-wént, *(Ø)-wénti *? *(Ø)-wn̥tsú
instrumental *(Ø)-wn̥téh₁ *? *(Ø)-wn̥tmís

Derived terms edit

Category Proto-Indo-European terms suffixed with *-wénts not found
  • *-went-to-s
    • Proto-Italic: *-owonssos, *-ōsos

Descendants edit

See also edit

References edit

  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 355