This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed terms 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-European edit

Noun edit

*h₃bʰrúHs f[1]

  1. eyebrow

Inflection edit

Per Beekes:[2]

nominative *h₃bʰrḗwHs
genitive *h₃bʰruHés
singular dual plural
nominative *h₃bʰrḗwHs *h₃bʰréwHh₁(e) *h₃bʰréwHes
vocative *h₃bʰréwH *h₃bʰréwHh₁(e) *h₃bʰréwHes
accusative *h₃bʰréwHm̥ *h₃bʰréwHh₁(e) *h₃bʰréwHm̥s
genitive *h₃bʰruHés *? *h₃bʰruHóHom
ablative *h₃bʰruHés *? *h₃bʰruHmós
dative *h₃bʰruHéy *? *h₃bʰruHmós
locative *h₃bʰréwH, *h₃bʰréwHi *? *h₃bʰruHsú
instrumental *h₃bʰruHéh₁ *? *h₃bʰruHmís

Derived terms edit

  • *h₃bʰréwHō ~ *h₃bʰruHn-és[3]
    • Proto-Germanic: *brūwō (see there for further descendants)
    • Proto-Tocharian: *pärwāne

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic (A Linguistic History of English; 1)‎[1], Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN
  2. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) “ὀφρῦς, -ύος”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 1135-1136
  3. ^ Adams, Douglas Q. (2013) “pärwāne*”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN, pages 400-401