Lexeme – Index

Language Form Meaning Grammar Note
Old English wyrigan, wirgan

to strangle

wv Details
Frisian wjirgje

to strangle

wv West Frisian Details
Old Frisian wergia

to strangle, to kill

wv Details
German schmieren

to smear, to anoint

wv Details
Old High German smirwen

to smear

wv Details
Norwegian (Bokmål) rysja

to flay

wv Details
Gothic timrjan

to build

wv Details
Old High German lenzo

spring

wm Details
Old English bierce, byrce, birce, birciae

birch

wf According to OED, Old English had two forms: (1) the strong feminine OE berc, beorc (cognate with ON bjǫrk) from the strong feminine PGm. *berkâ-; and (2) the weak feminine OE bierce, byrce, birce, birciae (cognate with OHG bir(i)cha), from the weak feminine derivative PGm. *birkjôn- < *berkâ-. "The Old English birce gave Middle English birche, modern birch; the northern form birk reaches to Morecambe Bay and Lincoln" (OED). Details
Old Irish necht

winnowing

vn Details
Finnish vaunut

wagon

vaunu-t 'wagon-PL' (usually used in its plural form) Details
Proto-Indo-European *kweḱ-

see, look at

v. Details
Scottish Gaelic àr

to plough, till, cultivate; ploughing, tillage, agriculture

v,m Archaic. Attested in Norman Macleod's Dictionary of the Gaelic Language, 1830. Details
Proto-Indo-European *terh₁-, *trh₁-, *treh₁-i-

to rub

v, v, v Details
Proto-Indo-European *tark-, *terk-, *tork-

to twist

v, v, v Details
Proto-Italic *pang-, pagto-, *pagto-

to attach

v, v, v Details
Proto-Indo-European *pey-, *poyH-, *pī-

to be fat

v, v, v Details
Proto-Indo-European *newd-, *nowd-

to seize, to take for use

v, v Details
Proto-Indo-European *tel-k-, *tl-ek-

to push, to hit, to kick, to trample

v, v Details
Proto-Slavic *sě̀ti, *sě̀jati

to sow

v, v Details

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