Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/wel-

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed terms 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]

*wel-

  1. to see

Descendants[edit]

  • *wél-e-ti (thematic root present)
    • Proto-Celtic: *weleti (see there for further descendants)
  • *wel-ēt-s
    • Proto-Celtic: *weless (seer, poet) (see there for further descendants)
  • *wl̥-tróm or *wl̥-dʰrom
    • Proto-Germanic: *wuldrą (see there for further descendants)
  • *wl̥-ei-d-
    • Proto-Germanic: *wlītaną (see there for further descendants)
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Proto-Armenian:
      • Old Armenian: գեղ (geł, beauty)
    • Proto-Germanic: *wlitiz (sight, appearance, face) (see there for further descendants)
    • Proto-Germanic: *wlaitōną (to look around, look for)
    • Proto-Tocharian:
      • Tocharian B: yel- (to examine)

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