This Proto-Tocharian 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-Tocharian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw-o-, from *oḱtṓw (eight). Compare *óktä (eight).

Adjective edit


  1. eighth

Descendants edit

  • Tocharian A: oktänt
  • Tocharian B: oktante

Further reading edit

  • Adams, Douglas Q. (2013) “oktante”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN, page 116