agh- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root agh-: daisy, dawn, day, Landtag, today.


A day (considered as a span of time).

Oldest form *ag̑h-, becoming *agh- in centum languages.
a. day; daisy, today from Old English dæg, day;
b. Landtag from Old High German tag, day;
c. dawn from Old English denominative dagian, to dawn. a-c all from Germanic *dagaz (with initial d- of obscure origin), day.

[Pokorny ā̆g̑her- 7.]

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