Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/bʰleyǵ-

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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

EtymologyEdit

Extended form of *bʰley- (to shine), reanalysed root of *bʰléyti, from *bʰel- (to shine) +‎ *-éyti (*éy-present suffix).

RootEdit

*bʰleyǵ-[1]

  1. to shine

Derived termsEdit

  • *bʰléyǵ-e-ti (thematic root present)
    • Germanic: *blīkaną (see there for further descendants)
  • *bʰli-né-ǵ-ti ~ *bʰli-n-ǵ-énti (nasal-infix present)
    • Germanic: *blinkaną (see there for further descendants)
      • Germanic: *blankaz (see there for further descendants)
  • *bʰliǵ-sḱé-ti (*sḱe-present)
  • *bʰloyǵ-ó-s
    • Germanic: *blaikaz (see there for further descendants)
  • *bʰlóyǵ-s-ko-s

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN