Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/h₂eḱs-

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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

From *h₂eǵ- (to drive).[1]

RootEdit

*h₂eḱs-

  1. axis, axle

Derived termsEdit

  • *h₂eḱs-i-s
    • Balto-Slavic: *aśís
      • Latvian: ass
      • Lithuanian: ašìs
      • Old Prussian: assis
      • Slavic: *ȍsь (see there for further descendants)
    • Italic: *aksis
  • *h₂eḱs-o-s
    • Indo-Iranian: *Háćšas (see there for further descendants)
  • *h₂eḱs-eh₂
    • Germanic: *ahsō (see there for further descendants)
  • *h₂éḱs-ō ~ *h₂éḱs-nes
  • *h₂eḱs-l-eh₂
  • Unsorted formations:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume I, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 4