bhāgo- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root bhāgo-: beech, Bokmål, book, buckwheat, songbook.


Beech tree.

a. book1 from Old English bōc, written document, composition;
b. buckwheat from Middle Dutch boek, beech;
c. Bokmål from Norwegian bok, book. a-c all from Germanic *bōkō, beech, also "beech staff for carving runes on" (an early Germanic writing device).
2. beech from Old English bēce, beech, from Germanic *bōkjōn-.

[Pokorny bhāgó-s 107.]

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