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.



*weǵʰ- (imperfective)[1][2]

  1. to bring
  2. to transport


  • Proto-Indo-Iranian: *waȷ́ʰ- (see there for further descendants)

Derived termsEdit


  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) , “vehō, -ere”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 658
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  3. ^ Ringe, Donald (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic (A Linguistic History of English; 1)‎[1], Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN
  4. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*veslò”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 516
  5. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “Proto-Indo-European/weǵʰ-”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 510
  • Edward A. Roberts, Bárbara Pastor, Diccionario etimológico indoeuropeo de la lengua española, Alianza Editorial 2009, →ISBN