Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/swésōr

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

Possibly from *su-h₁ésh₂-ōr, from *swé (self) +‎ *h₁ésh₂r̥ (blood), literally woman of one's own kin group in an exogamous society, or from *swé (self) +‎ *-sōr (feminine-noun-forming suffix).

Noun edit

*swésōr

  1. sister

Inflection edit

Athematic, amphikinetic
singular
nominative *swésōr
genitive *susrés
singular dual plural
nominative *swésōr *swésorh₁(e) *swésores
vocative *swésor *swésorh₁(e) *swésores
accusative *swésorm̥ *swésorh₁(e) *swésorm̥s
genitive *susrés *? *susróHom
ablative *susrés *? *susr̥mós
dative *susréy *? *susr̥mós
locative *susér, *suséri *? *susr̥sú
instrumental *susréh₁ *? *susr̥mís

Coordinate terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Proto-Albanian: *swesarā (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Armenian:
  • Proto-Balto-Slavic: *swésō (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Celtic: *swesūr (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Germanic: *swestēr (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Hellenic: *hwéhōr
  • Proto-Indo-Iranian: *swásā (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Italic: *swezōr (see there for further descendants)
  • Proto-Tocharian: *(ṣä)ṣer (< *swésorm̥ (accusative))

References edit