From āke (“edge”). The connection here is to a land on the edge of a country; on the border. Compare Italian Le Marche and English Ukraine and Mercia.
- Agnea (the apparent exonym for the Tocharian A state)
- Having to do with the border
Adams, Douglas Q. (2013), “akeññe”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN