kas- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root kas-: canescent, hare, hasenpfeffer.

kas-

Gray.

Oldest form *k̑as-, becoming *kas- in centum languages.
1.
a. hare from Old English hara, hare;
b. hasenpfeffer from Old High German haso, rabbit. Both a and b from Germanic *hazōn-, *hasōn-.
2. Suffixed form *kas-no-. canescent from Latin cānus, white, gray, grayed hair.

[Pokorny k̑as- 533.]



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