Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Iranian/náHuš

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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 Proto-Indo-European *néh₂us.

NounEdit

*náHuš f

  1. boat

DeclensionEdit

masculine u-stem
singular dual plural
nominative *náHuš *náHuH *náHawas
vocative *náHaw *náHuH *náHawas
accusative *náHum *náHuH *náHunš
instrumental *náHuH *náHubʰyaH *náHubʰiš
ablative *náHawš *náHubʰyaH *náHubʰyas
dative *náHaway *náHubʰyaH *náHubʰyas
genitive *náHawš *náHuwaHs *náHunām?
locative *náHā(w)? *náHuwaw *náHušu

Derived termsEdit

  • *naHwiyás (boatable, navigable)
  • *naHuHaȷ́ás (navigator)
  • *naHwipátiš (master of boats)
    • Proto-Iranian: *naHwipátiš
      • Old Persian: *𐎴𐎠𐎺𐎳𐎫 (*n-a-v-f-t /*nāvafáti/)
        • Middle Persian: (/*nāwbid/)
          Book Pahlavi: [Book Pahlavi needed] (*nʾwpt')
          • Aramaic: נופתא(nwptʔ /nawpatha/, boat captain)
        • Parthian: (/*nāwbad/)
          Inscriptional Parthian: [script needed] (*nʾwpt)
  • *naHuyáH (navigable stream)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Adams, Douglas Q. (2013), “newiya”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN, page 364