keni

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Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

keni

  1. worm

Ngarrindjeri[edit]

A keni or fire.

Noun[edit]

keni

  1. fire

Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Proto-Tocharian *kenwäi, from a root *kenw-, *ken-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu. Compare Tocharian A kanweṃ. Other cognates include Latin genū, Ancient Greek γόνυ (gónu), Old English cnēo (English knee).

Noun[edit]

keni (dual)

  1. knees
antapi kenīsa keṃ teksa
"with both knees he touched the ground"