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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/pṓds

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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 earlier *póds, from *ped- (to walk, to step) +‎ *-s.

NounEdit

*pṓds m (oblique stem *ped-)

  1. foot

InflectionEdit

Athematic, acrostatic
singular
nominative *pṓds
genitive *pedés
singular dual plural
nominative *pṓds *pódh₁(e) *pódes
vocative *pód *pódh₁(e) *pódes
accusative *pódm̥ *pódh₁(e) *pódm̥s
genitive *pedés *? *pedóHom
ablative *pedés *? *pedmós
dative *pedéy *? *pedmós
locative *péd, *pédi *? *pedsú
instrumental *pedéh₁ *? *pedbʰí

The categorisation as acrostatic is based on the assumption that earlier oblique forms were in root-accented *péd-. [1]

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ringe, Don (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, page 45
  2. ^ Buck, Carl (1904) A grammar of Oscan and Umbrian, Ginn & Co, page 19