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See also: was, waš, wąs, wæs, wäs-, and ƿæs

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Tocharian AEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Uncertain. Compare Proto-Indo-European *h₂euso- (gold). Compare Tocharian B yasā.

NounEdit

wäs m

  1. gold

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tocharian *wä́së, from Proto-Indo-European *wiso- (poison), *wiso- (poison), *wisos (compare Latin vīrus, Ancient Greek ἰός (iós), Sanskrit विष (viṣa)). Compare Tocharian B wase.

NounEdit

wäs

  1. poison