Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/táwros

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *θawr- (bull, ox), or both originated from a common unknown source.

NounEdit

*táwros

  1. wild bull, aurochs[1][2][3]

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P., “In Search of the Indo-Europeans”, 1989, ISBN 050005052X , p. 150
  2. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., “The Oxford introduction to Proto-Indo-European and the Proto-Indo-European world”, 2006, ISBN 0199296685, p. 82
  3. ^ Anthony, David, “The Horse, the Wheel, and Language: How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World”, 2007, ISBN 0691058873 , p. 147
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