Reconstruction:Proto-Iranian/hmáwčati

This Proto-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-Iranian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *smáwčati, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)méwk-e-ti, from *(s)mewk- (untie, strip) +‎ *-eti.[1]

Verb edit

*hmáwčati[2]

  1. to release, let loose, free

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Ormuri: [script needed] (mọ̄ž-), [script needed] (mọ̄k-, to loosen, untie)

References edit

  1. ^ Lubotsky, Alexander (2011) “moc”, in The Indo-Aryan Inherited Lexicon (in progress) (Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Project), Leiden University
  2. ^ Cheung, Johnny (2007) “*(h)mauč”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 2), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 138ff
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʻeay (1977) “մոյկ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, volume III, Yerevan: University Press, page 344a
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʻeay (1979) “պատմուճան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, volume IV, Yerevan: University Press, page 46b
  • Steblin-Kamenskij, I.M. (1999) “pumuc-”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ vaxanskovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Wakhi Language] (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Peterburgskoje Vostokovedenije, →ISBN, page 270