𒉿𒀀𒋻

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HittiteEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥ ‎(water). Bedřich Hrozný, who deciphered Hittite in 1917, said that seing this word and knowing German Wasser made him realize Hittite was Indo-European.[1]

NounEdit

𒉿𒀀𒋻 ‎(wa-a-tar)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Buck, C. D. (1920), “Hittite an Indo-European Language?”, in Classical Philology[1], volume 15, issue 2, pages 189—190
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