List of Selected Etymologies

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acer = Gk !krOS; OS îñòðú <= *îñðú; E edge < OE ecg.
aetas <= *aevitas.
ager = Gk !grOS.
ago (3) = Gk gw; ON aka to travel by vehicle.
alius = Gk lloS; E else <= ME elles.
auceps <= *avicaps <= avis+capere.
bonus <= duenos.
caput = E head <= OE heafod; OHG houbit.
carmen <= *can|men (by dissimilation).
cavêo (2) = Gk koúEw., E show.
cornu = Gk kEraS; OS êðàâà cow, ñðüøüíú hornet; E horn, hornet.
côquô (3) <= *quequô = Gk pEssw <= pEûjw; OS ïåêÆ; OE afigen fried.
debêo (2) <= de- + habeo.
dignus <= *dec|nos, cf. decet.
dis- apart <= duo.
donec as long as, until = OS äî; E to.
dônum = Gk d.ron; OS äàðú.
duo = Gk. dUo; OS äâÜ; E two.
ego = Gk @gW; OS àçú; E I <= OE ic.
est = Gk. @stI; OS åñòü; E is.
facio (3) = Gk tIjhmi; OS äÜòè; E do.
fâma = Gk fma; OS áàÿòè; E ban.
fecundus fruitful <= felô.
felix, -cis happy <= felô.
felô (1) to suck = Gk jhlH woman; OE delu nipple.
fêmina woman < felô.
filius son <= felô.
frâter = Gk frthr; OS áðàòðú; E. brother.
genus = Gk gEnoS; OS æåíà woman; E kin.
(g)nôscô (3) = Gk gignWskw; OS çíàòè; E know.
habêo : habui : habitus : habêre to have, hold = E. give.
hunc <= honc <= *hom|ce.
lavô (1) to wash = Gk lOúw.
locus <= *stlocus = E stall; OHG stal place.
lôngus <= *dlôngus = Gk dOlicoS; OS äëúãú; E long, Goth laggs.
mâter = Gk mHhr (mthr); OS ìàòè ìàòåðè; E mother.
mergô (3) = Skt majjati he dives.
novus = Gk nEúoS; OS íîâú; E. new.
novem = Gk (@n)nEúa; OS äåâÅòü <= *íåâÅòü; E nine.
ôcior = Gk &kUS.
octo = Gk %ktW; OS îñìü; E eight.
officina <= *opificina (cf. opifex).
olîva <= *elaiwâ <= Gk §laia.
ovare (ritual cry) <= Gk eÜoi.
ovis = Gk ÐúiS; OS îâüöà; E ewe <= eowu.
plênus = Gk plHrhS; OS ïëüíú; E full.
po- away = Gk !pO; OS ïî- perfective suffix.
ponô (3) to put <= po- + sino to leave.
potis = Gk pOsiS; OS ãîñ|ïîäü God, Lord; Goth bruth|faths bridegroom.
quînque <= *pînque (lenghtend vowel on analogy with quîntus) = Gk pEnte; OS ïÅòü; E five.
scribô (3) to write = Gk skarif[asjai to scratch an outline.
socer = Gk (s)úekurOS; OS ñâåêðú.
solvo (3) <= *se|luo.
somnus < *swepnos = Gk àpnoS < *sUpnoS; OS ñúíú <= *ñúïíú; OE swefn.
soror = OS ñåñòðà <= *ñåñðà; G. Schwester, E. sister.
sulcus = Gk ÓlkoS.
tinguo (3) = Gk tEggw.
tû  = Gk sU; OS òÚ; E thou.
umbilîcus <= umbo = Gk %mfalOS; E navel <= OE nafela.
uncius = Gk ÐgkoS.
ursus <= *orsos = Gk rktoS.
vestio (4) to clothe = Gk ©nnUnai to clothe; E wear.


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