Vedic Sanskrit: urús
back to meaning list ‘wide’
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Source of lexical data
Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Cognate Class L
Cathcart, Chundra (University of California, Berkeley)
This form and pRthu- are roughly equally attested in the Rg Veda. Both words also occur in a diverse number of compounds, always with the meaning 'broad/wide'; uru- occurs in a slightly higher number.
Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Indo-European Lexical Cognacy Database (LexDB version 0.9)