owi- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root owi-: ewe, ovine.

owi-

Sheep.

Oldest form *h2owi-.
1. ewe from Old English ēwe, eōwu, ewe, from Germanic *awi-.
2. ovine from Latin ovis, sheep.

[Pokorny óu̯i-s 784.]



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