Reconstruction:Proto-Kartvelian/otxo-

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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 : *otxo-

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw (eight).

RootEdit

*otxo-

  1. four

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Климов, Г. А. (1977), “Картвельское *otxo- ‘четыре’ ~ индоевропейское *ok̂to- [Kartvelian *otxo- ‘four’ ~ Indo-European *ok̂to-]”, in Этимология[1] (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 145