Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/gʷém-

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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]

Etymology[edit]

Root aorist of the root *gʷem-.

Verb[edit]

*gʷém- (aorist)

  1. to step, to take a step

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Germanic: *kwemaną (from the subjunctive; click for descendants)[1]
  • Indo-Iranian:
    • Sanskrit: ágan (aor. 3sg)[Devanagari needed][1]
  • Tocharian:
    • Tocharian B: śem (preterite)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Don Ringe, From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, 2006