Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-Iranian/wayd-

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This Proto-Indo-Iranian 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-Iranian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *weyd-.

Root[edit]

*wayd-

  1. to know

Descendants[edit]

  • Indo-Aryan: *wayd-
  • Iranian: *wayd- (see there for further descendants)

Etymology 2[edit]

Root[edit]

*wayd-

  1. to find

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Martínez García, Javier; de Vaan, Michiel (2014) Introduction to Avestan (Brill Introductions to Indo-European Languages; 1), Brill, →ISBN, page 113
  • Cheung, Johnny (2007), “u̯aid¹, u̯aid²”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 2), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, pages 408–410