päl-

Tocharian AEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. From Proto-Tocharian, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- (speak, yell, bark, roar, sound) (whence English bellow), or alternatively it may be linked to *(s)pel- (to say aloud, recite) (compare Albanian fjalë, English spell, Armenian առասպել (aṙaspel)). Compare Tocharian B päl-.

VerbEdit

päl-

  1. to praise, commend

Tocharian BEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. From Proto-Tocharian, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- (speak, yell, bark, roar, sound) or alternatively it may be linked to *(s)pel- (to say aloud, recite). See Tocharian A päl-.

VerbEdit

päl-

  1. to praise, commend
    mā tusa kātkau mā tu pällāmar
    "thus I do not rejoice and do not praise it"
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