Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/wes-

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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]

*wes-[1][2]

  1. to dress, clothe

Derived terms[edit]


  • *wes- ‎(root present)
  • *wes-néw- ~ *wes-nu- ‎(nu-present)
  • *wos-éye- ‎(causative)
  • *wés-mn̥
    • Hellenic:
  • *wés-tis
  • *wés-tus
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Anatolian:
      • Hittite: waš, wassezzi
    • Armenian:
      • Old Armenian: առա-գաստ ‎(aṙa-gast) (< *wés-t-eh₂-) (possibly)
    • Indo-Iranian:
      • Iranian:
        • Avestan: vaste, vaŋhaiti
    • Tocharian:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers
  2. ^ Guus Kroonen (2013), Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers