tolkʷ- / Indo-European roots

tolkw-

To speak.

Metathesized form *tlokw-. locution, loquacious; allocution, circumlocution, colloquium, colloquy, elocution, grandiloquence, interlocution, magniloquent, obloquy, prolocutor, soliloquy, ventriloquism from Latin loquī, to speak.

[Pokorny tolk̒ͧ- 1088.]



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