Change viewing parameters
Switch to Russian version
Select another database

Lezghian etymology :

Search within this database
Proto-Lezghian: *ʔoʎ:ʷa-
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: 1 to be silent,listen 2 be reconciled 3 to say
Agul: d-ux́- 2
Rutul: =uxʷa- 3
Archi: o=ʎ:a- 1
Comment: Cf. also Arch. dur. =orʎ:u-r, Ag. Bursh. ʕad-uš:a-s. Note a peculiar semantic shift '(keep silent, reconcile) > listen > (*cause to listen) > say' (rather often observed in Caucasian languages).

List with all references
Search within this database
Select another database

Total pages generatedPages generated by this script
StarLing database serverPowered byCGI scripts
Copyright 1998-2003 by S. StarostinCopyright 1998-2003 by G. Bronnikov
Copyright 2005-2014 by Phil Krylov