ad- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root ad-: -ad, ad-, ado, aid, amount, at.

ad-

To, near, at.

1.
a. at; atone, twit from Old English æt, near, by, at;
b. ado from Old Norse at. Both a and b from Germanic *at.
2. ad-, -ad; adjuvant, aid, amount, paramount from Latin ad, ad-, to, toward.
3. Celtic *ad-, to, at, in compound *to-ad-ni-sed- (see sed-)

[Pokorny 1. ad- 3.]



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