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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷem-. Cognates include Latin veniō, Ancient Greek βαίνω (baínō), Old English cuman (English come).

RootEdit

गम् (gam)

  1. to go, move, come

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 346
  • William Dwight Whitney, 1885, The Roots, Verb-forms, and Primary Derivatives of the Sanskrit Language, Leipzig: Breitkopf and Härtel, page 34