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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/bʰeydʰ-

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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.

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Proto-Indo-EuropeanEdit

ReconstructionEdit

The Sanskrit forms with long ā can be explained as an irregular development of earlier *ay < *ey/*oy.

RootEdit

*bʰeydʰ- (imperfective)[1]

  1. to compel, force
  2. to trust

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press