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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/wer-

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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.

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Proto-Indo-EuropeanEdit

RootEdit

*wer-

  1. to burn

Derived termsEdit

  • *wōr-
  • *wōrH-o-s
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian: varùs
      • Slavic: *varъ (see there for further descendants)
  • *wr̥H-
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Anatolian:
      • Hittite: [script needed] (urāni, burns)[1]
      • Hittite: 𒉿𒊏 (wa-ar, to burn)
    • Balto-Slavic:

RootEdit

*wer-[2][3]

  1. to cover, heed, notice

Derived termsEdit

  • *wr̥-néw-ti (néw-present)
  • *wor-tus (o-grade)
    • Germanic: *warduz (guard, keeper) (see there for further descendants)
  • *wer-eh₁-(ye)-ti (stative)
  • *wor-o-s
    • Germanic: *waraz (cautious) (see there for further descendants)
  • Unsorted formations:

RootEdit

*wer-

  1. squirrel

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*vьrěti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 537
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “vereor”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 665
  3. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill
  • Watkins, Calvert. Indo-European and the Indo-Europeans. 1969.