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-Italic Edit

Etymology Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Noun Edit

*patēr m[1]

  1. father

Inflection Edit

consonant stemDeclension of *patēr (consonant stem)
case singular plural
nominative *patēr *patres
vocative *pater *patres
accusative *patrem *patrens
genitive *patres, patros *patrom
dative *patrei *patrəβos
ablative *patri? patre? *patrəβos
locative *patri? patre? *patrəβos

Descendants Edit

References Edit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7)‎[1], Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN