hweol

Contents

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *hwehwlą, from a Proto-Indo-European *kʷekʷlóm, *kʷékʷlos (compare Ancient Greek κύκλος ‎(kúklos, cycle, wheel)), from *kʷel- ‎(going around). Compare the Old Frisian hwēl, Old Saxon hwiol, Old Norse hvél, hjól, whence Danish hjul.

NounEdit

hwēol n

  1. wheel

DescendantsEdit

Read in another language