Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Iranian/máHtā

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This Proto-Indo-Iranian 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-IranianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *máHtār, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

NounEdit

*máHtā f

  1. mother

DescendantsEdit

  • Proto-Indo-Aryan: *máHtā
  • Proto-Iranian: *máHtā
    • Central Iranian:
    • Northeastern Iranian:
      • Ossetian: мад (mad)
      • Sogdo-Bacterian:
        • Bactrian: μαδο (mado)
        • Proto-Sogdic:
          • Sogdian: [Term?] (/māt/)
            Manichaean: [Manichaean needed] (mʾt)
            Sogdian: [script needed] (mʾth)
            Syriac: [Syriac needed] (mʾt), [Syriac needed] (mʾth)
    • Southeastern Iranian:
      • Pashto: مور(mor), مېر(mer)
      • Proto-Shughni-Yazghulami-Munji:
        • Proto-Shughni-Yazghulami:
          • Shughni: [script needed] (mad)
    • Northwestern Iranian:
      • Baluchi: مات(mát)
      • Kurdish:
        Northern Kurdish: mak, marî
        Southern Kurdish: ماێەر(maÿer) (perhaps influenced by Median or Old Azari)
      • Proto-Medo-Parthian:
        • Caspian:
        • Old Median:
        • Parthian: [Term?] (/māδ(ar)/)
          Manichaean: [Manichaean needed] (mʾd), [Manichaean needed] (mʾdr)
        • Proto-Zaza-Gorani:
    • Southwestern Iranian: