awo- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root awo-: atavism, avuncular, ayah, uncle.


An adult male relative other than one's father.

1. atavism from Latin avus, grandfather.
2. avuncular, uncle from Latin avunculus, maternal uncle.
3. ayah from Latin avia, grandmother.

[Pokorny au̯o-s 89.]

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