sweid- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root sweid-: exude, hidrosis, sudatorium, sudoriferous, sudorific, suint, sweat, transude.


Sweat; to sweat.

I. O-grade form *swoid-.
1. sweat from Old English swǣtan, to sweat, from Germanic *swaitaz, sweat, with its denominative *swaitjan, to sweat.
2. Suffixed form *swoid-os-. sudorific; sudoriferous from Latin sūdor, sweat.
3. O-grade form *swoid-ā-. sudatorium, suint; exude, transude from Latin sūdāre, to sweat.
II. Suffixed zero-grade form *swid-r-os-. hidrosis from Greek hidrōs, sweat.

[Pokorny 2. su̯eid- 1043.]

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