Reconstruction:Proto-Italic/argentom

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This Proto-Italic 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-ItalicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂r̥ǵn̥tóm (silver), from *h₂erǵ- (white, argent, glittering).

NounEdit

*argentom n[1]

  1. silver

DeclensionEdit

o-stemDeclension of *argentom (o-stem)
case singular plural
nominative *argentom *argentā
vocative *argentom *argentā
accusative *argentom *argentā
genitive *argentosjo, *argentī *argentom
dative *argentōi *argentois
ablative *argentōd *argentois
locative *argentei *argentois

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “argentum”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 54
  2. ^ Buck, Carl Darling (1904) A Grammar of Oscan and Umbrian: With a Collection of Inscriptions and a Glossary, page 19