Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/wṓkʷs

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This entry contains Proto-Indo-European 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]

*wṓkʷs is an o-grade of *wekʷ-, whence also *wékʷos (Ancient Greek ἔπος (épos)) and *wokʷtlom (Sanskrit [script?] (vaktram, mouth)).

Noun[edit]

*wṓkʷs

  1. voice, speech

Descendants[edit]

  • Baltic:
    • Old Prussian: wackis "outcry"
    • (perhaps) Latvian: vāci "Germans"
  • Germanic:
  • Hellenic:
    • Ancient Greek: ὄψ (óps)
  • Italic:
  • Indo-Iranian:
  • Tocharian
    • Tocharian A: wak
    • Tocharian B: wek