Cognate class 4971
return to ‘pull’
LIV² - Lexikon der Indogermanischen Verben (2e Auf.). 2001. Wiesbaden: ...
PIE *tens- 'to pull'. LIV points out that the root *tens- could originate from the desiderative of *ten- 'wanting to stretch'. If this was the case, *tens- was perceived as an independent neo-root already in Late PIE.
drag (once), pull (once), tug (once), draw (tug)’
Old High German
Indo-European Lexical Cognacy Database (LexDB version 0.9)