Reconstruction:Proto-Kartvelian/eks₁w-

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This Proto-Kartvelian entry contains reconstructed words 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-KartvelianEdit

Proto-Kartvelian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : *eks₁w-

EtymologyEdit

From a descendant of Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs, with metathesis.

RootEdit

*eks₁w-

  1. six

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Klimov, G. A. (1967) , “Zaimstvovannyje čislitelʹnyje v obščekartvelʹskom? [Borrowed numerals in Common Kartvelian?]”, in Etimologija[1] (in Russian), issue 1965, Moscow, pages 307–310
  • Klimov, G. A. (1977) , “Kartvelʹskoje *otxo- ‘četyre’ ~ indojevropejskoje *ok̂to- [Kartvelian *otxo- ‘four’ ~ Indo-European *ok̂to-]”, in Etimologija[2] (in Russian), issue 1975, Moscow, pages 162–163
  • Klimov, G. A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 48