Ilk. gwau n. “wind”

Ilk. gwau n. “wind”

A noun meaning “wind” derived from the root ᴹ√WAW(A) (Ety/WĀ). Here the initial [w] became [gw], and after the final vowel vanished, the final [w] became [u].

Reference ✧ Ety/WĀ ✧ “wind”

Cognates

Derivations

Phonetic Developments

ᴹ√WAWA > gwau [wawa] > [gwawa] > [gwaw] > [gwau] ✧ Ety/WĀ