Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/wósr̥

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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

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

NounEdit

*wósr̥ n[2]

  1. spring (season)

InflectionEdit

Athematic, acrostatic
singular
nominative *wósr̥
genitive *wésn̥s
singular dual plural
nominative *wósr̥
vocative *wósr̥
accusative *wósr̥
genitive *wésn̥s
ablative *wésn̥s
dative *wésney
locative *wésn̥, *wésni
instrumental *wésn̥h₁

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian:
    • Old Armenian: գարուն (garun)
  • Balto-Slavic: *was(e)r (see there for further descendants)
  • Celtic: *wesr-/wesn-
  • Germanic: *wazrą (see there for further descendants)
  • Hellenic: *wéhər
  • Indo-Iranian: *wásr̥ (see there for further descendants)
  • Italic: *wezor
    • Latin: vēr (see there for further descendants)

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Proto-Indo-European · [Term?] (layout · text)
*wósr̥ (spring) *semh₂- (summer) *(s)h₁es- (autumn) *ǵʰéyōm (winter)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel, Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008, →ISBN
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus, Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2013, →ISBN