wārk-

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Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *wärk-, probably from a specialized sense of Proto-Indo-European *werǵ-. Compare Tocharian A wärk-. See also Old Armenian գերծում (gercum, shave), which may be ultimately related.

Verb[edit]

wārk-

  1. to shear
    śānta warkāre ysañiye yok tāka
    "they sheared the sheep; golden was the wool"