käryāñ

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Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a singular form *käryā-, from Proto-Tocharian *käryā-, from Proto-Indo-European *kṛd(i)yeh₂-, from *ḱḗr, whence also English heart, Old Irish cride. Compare Tocharian A kri (will).

Noun[edit]

käryāñ pl

  1. hearts.

Usage notes[edit]

The usual word for heart is arañce, käryāñ appears to be an archaism attested in only one passage.