Appendix:List of Proto-Indo-European roots/n

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Root Meaning Derivatives
*(s)neh₂- swim *néH₂-u- "ship": Skr. नौ (nāu), Ir. nau/, Gk. ναῦς(naûs), Lat. nāvis, Av. navāza, Pers. nāviyā/nav, Arm. նաւ(naw), ON nōr, Osset. нау (nau)/науӕ (nauæ), Alb. anije, Welsh noe, Eng. nōwend/—
*nem- to allot/distribute Lat. numerus, Ir. nem/nimh, MIr. nos, Gm. neman/nehmen, Gk. νέμω(némō), Goth. niman, ON nema, Lith. núomas, Ltv. nuôma, Eng. niman/numb, Av. nəmah, Toch. /ñemek, Russ. немой (nemoj), Alb nëmë/namë
*neḱ- dead person, death Skr. नश्यति (naśyati), Av. nasyeiti, Gk. νεκρός(nekrós), Lith. našlys, Lat. nex, Toch. näk/näk, Ir. éc/eug, Welsh angeu, ON Naglfar
*neygʷ- to wash Lat. noegeum, Ir. nigim/nighim, ON nykr, Gm. nihhus/Nix, Gk. νίζω(nízō), Skr. नेनेक्ति (nenekti), Welsh enneint, Eng. nicor/
*neyk- to winnow Lith. niekoti, Ltv. niekāt, Gk. λικμάω(likmáō), Welsh nithio