This Proto-Indo-European 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.


Alternative reconstructionsEdit



  1. to ignite
  2. fire

Derived termsEdit

  • Unsorted formations:
    • Albanian: [Term?]
    • Tocharian:


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