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From Proto-Italic *wegēō (with unexpected i), from Proto-Indo-European *weǵ-eh₁-(ye)-, stative verb from *weǵ- (“to be lively”), same ultimate source of English wake. Confer with the causative vegeō.
- I am vigorous or thriving; thrive, flourish
- I am in honor, esteem or repute; prosper.
- I am alive, live.