Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/mḗh₁n̥s

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

Etymology edit

From earlier *méh₁n̥ss, probably from *meh₁- (to measure).

Noun edit

*mḗh₁n̥s m

  1. moon
  2. month

Inflection edit

Athematic, acrostatic
singular
nominative *mḗh₁n̥s
genitive *méh₁n̥sos
singular dual plural
nominative *mḗh₁n̥s *mḗh₁n̥sh₁(e) *mḗh₁n̥ses
vocative *mḗh₁n̥s *mḗh₁n̥sh₁(e) *mḗh₁n̥ses
accusative *mḗh₁n̥sm̥ *mḗh₁n̥sh₁(e) *mḗh₁n̥sm̥s
genitive *méh₁n̥sos *? *méh₁n̥soHom
ablative *méh₁n̥sos *? *méh₁n̥smos
dative *méh₁n̥sey *? *méh₁n̥smos
locative *méh₁n̥s, *méh₁n̥si *? *méh₁n̥su
instrumental *méh₁n̥sh₁ *? *méh₁n̥smis

Descendants edit

References edit

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