wäs

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Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain. Cf. Proto-Indo-European *h₂euso- (gold). Compare Tocharian B yasa.

Noun[edit]

wäs m

  1. gold

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *wä́së, from Proto-Indo-European *wiso- (poison), *wiso- (poison), *wisos (cf. Latin vīrus, Ancient Greek ἰός (ios), Sanskrit विष (viṣa)). Compare Tocharian B wase.

Noun[edit]

wäs

  1. poison