kʷr̥mi- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root kʷr̥mi-: kermes.

kwr̥mi-

Worm.

Rhyme word to *wr̥mi-, worm (see wer-2) carmine, crimson, kermes from Arabic qirmiz, kermes, borrowed from Sanskrit compound kṛmi-ja-, "(red dye) produced by worms" (-ja-, produced; see genə-) , from kṛmi-, worm.

[Pokorny k̒ͧr̥mi- 649.]



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