Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/gē(y)-

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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.

Proto-Indo-European[edit]

Root[edit]

*gē(y)-

  1. to sing
  2. to cry

Descendants[edit]

  • Baltic: *gēidō- (sing, cackle, crow)
  • Indo-Iranian: *gāyati-
  • Slavic:
  • Tocharian:
    • Tocharian A: kāk
    • Tocharian B: kāka "he shouted"

References[edit]

  • Christian Bartholomae (1904), Altiranisches Wörterbuch, Strassburg: K. J. Trübner