Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/leykʷ-

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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]

Root[edit]

*leykʷ-[1]

  1. to leave

Derived terms[edit]


  • *leykʷ- ‎(root present)
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian: likti ‎(to stay) (maybe?)
    • Germanic: *līhwaną ‎(to lend)[1]
    • Hellenic:
      • Ancient Greek: λείπω ‎(leípō, I leave)
  • *li-né-kʷ- ~ *li-n-kʷ-[1]
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian: likti ‎(stay), atlaikas ‎(remains)
      • Slavic:
    • Germanic: *laihną (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Don Ringe, From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic, Oxford University Press, 2006