ais- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root ais-: ask.

ais-

To wish, desire.

Oldest form *h2eis-, colored to *h2ais-. Suffixed form *ais-sk-. ask from Old English āscian, ācsian, to ask, seek, from Germanic *aiskōn.

[Pokorny 1. ais- 16.]



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