wäs-

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Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *wäs-, from Proto-Indo-European *wes-. Compare Tocharian A wäs-, Hittite waš-, wassezzi, Albanian vesh, Latin vestis, vestiō, Sanskrit वस्ते (vaste), Old English werian (English wear).

Verb[edit]

wäs-

  1. to be dressed in; wear
    wässāte kaṣār-wassi
    "he was dressed in a monk's garment"
  2. to get dressed (in), put on
    sonopitär līkṣītär wästsanma krenta yäṣṣitär
    "he anointed himself, bathed, and put on good clothing"

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