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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/dyew-

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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

RootEdit

*dyew-[1]

  1. to be bright
  2. sky, heaven

Derived termsEdit


Some derivations have undergone metathesis of the root, giving *deyw-.

ReferencesEdit

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

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