vieo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wh₁i-éie- (to plait). Cognates include Sanskrit वयति (vayati, to wind, to weave), Ancient Greek ἴτυς (ítus, felloe), Russian вить (vitʹ).

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Verb[edit]

present active vieō, present infinitive viēre, supine viētum (no perfect forms)

  1. (transitive) I bend or twist, plait, weave.

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References[edit]

  • vieo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers