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Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/gē(y)-

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This entry contains Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-EuropeanEdit

RootEdit

*gē(y)-

  1. to sing
  2. to cry

DescendantsEdit

  • Baltic: *gēidō- (sing, cackle, crow)
  • Indo-Iranian: *gāyati-
  • Slavic:
  • Tocharian:
    • Tocharian A: kāk
    • Tocharian B: kāka "he shouted"

ReferencesEdit

  • Christian Bartholomae (1904), Altiranisches wörterbuch, Strassburg: K. J. Trübner