Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/h₂ekʷeh₂

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Indo-European[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The roots *h₂ep- ‎((body of) water) and *h₁egʷʰ- ‎(drink) are probably unrelated.

Noun[edit]

*h₂ekʷeh₂ f ‎(oblique stem *h₂ekʷéh₂-)

  1. water

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Germanic: *ahwō ‎(water), *awjō ‎(island), *Skaþinawjō ‎(Scania, Scandinavia)
  • Italic: *akʷā
    • Latin: aqua (see there for further descendants)
  • Slavic
    • Russian Ока́ ‎(Oká) (river in Russia)