Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/werǵ-

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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]

*werǵ-[1]

  1. to make

Derived terms[edit]


  • *wr̥ǵ-yé-ti ‎(zero-grade ye-present)
  • *wérǵ-ye ‎(full-grade ye-present)
    • Germanic: *wirkijaną (see there for further descendants)
    • Hellenic:
      • Ancient Greek: ἔρδω ‎(érdō, I do)
      • Ancient Greek: ῥέζω ‎(rhézō, I do) (< *wreǵ-ye- with secondary e-grade)
  • *wérǵ-o-m
  • *wr̥ǵ-tó-s
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Albanian:
    • Celtic:
    • Hellenic:
    • Indo-Iranian:
      • Indo-Aryan:
        • Sanskrit: [script needed] ‎(svávr̥ṣṭi-, doing his own work, epithet of Indra)
      • Iranian: *warz- (see there for further descendants)
    • Tocharian: *wärk-

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill