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.



*dʰeh₁- (perfective)[1]

  1. to do, put, place

Derived termsEdit

  • *dʰh₁k-yé-ti (ye-present)[4]
    • Proto-Italic: *fakjō (see there for further descendants)
  • *dʰéh₁k-s (root noun)
  • *dʰéh₁k-eh₂
    • Proto-Hellenic: *tʰḗkā
      • Ancient Greek: θήκη (thḗkē) (see there for further descendants)
  • *dʰéh₁t-s ~ *dʰh₁t-és
    • Proto-Hellenic:
      • Ancient Greek: θής (thḗs)
  • *dʰóh₁t-s
Unsorted formations
  • Armenian:
  • Proto-Indo-Iranian:
    • Proto-Iranian:
  • Proto-Hellenic:
    • Ancient Greek: θέμα (théma) (see there for further descendants)
    • Ancient Greek: θέμις (thémis), Θέμις (Thémis) (see there for further descendants)
    • Ancient Greek: Θησεύς (Thēseús) (see there for further descendants)
  • Phrygian: δακετ (daket)
  • ? Proto-Finno-Ugric: *teke- (see there for further descendants)


  1. ^ Ringe, Donald (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic (A Linguistic History of English; 1)‎[1], Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4)‎[2], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  3. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009), “datlā”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 92
  4. 4.0 4.1 De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “facio”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 198-199