kokale

Tocharian BEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tocharian *kuk(ä)le, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷukʷlo- < *kʷekʷlóm, cf. *kʷékʷlos, also the ultimate origin of English wheel, Ancient Greek κύκλος (kýklos). Compare Tocharian A kukäl.

NounEdit

kokale

  1. wagon, cart
    ṣem kautāte koklentse waiptār pwenta käskānte
    "the wagon's axle broke and the spokes were hurled apart"
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