Reconstruction:Proto-Semitic/waraq-

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This Proto-Semitic entry contains 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-SemiticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *wVraq-(green). Cognate with Egyptian
     
 
 
(j3qt, leek, vegetables),
   
 
(w3ḏ, green),[1] and
     
(yrq, onion, greenery, green stuff).

RootEdit

*waraq-

  1. green, greenish
  2. yellow
  3. leaf

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9