Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ksew-

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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]

Reanalysed root of *kés-u-s ~ *ks-éw-s, from *kes- (to scrape, comb) +‎ *-us.

Root[edit]

*ksew- (imperfective)[1][2][3]

  1. to scrape, shave, sharpen

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Pokorny, Julius (1959), “ks-eu-”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume II, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 586
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Rix, Helmut, editor (2001), “*kseu̯-”, in Lexikon der indogermanischen Verben [Lexicon of Indo-European Verbs] (in German), 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert Verlag, →ISBN, pages 372
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “saucius”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, pages 540-541