Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Iranian/ćwā́

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This Proto-Indo-Iranian 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-IranianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ (dog). Cognate with Proto-Italic *kō, Proto-Germanic *hundaz. In late Proto-Indo-Iranian, *kúttas displaces this inherited word, with reflexes such as Ashokan Prakrit *𑀓𑀼𑀢𑁆𑀢 (*kutta) and Proto-Iranian *kútah.

NounEdit

*ćwā́ m

  1. dog

DescendantsEdit