tauro- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root tauro-: bittern, taurine, taurocholic acid, Taurus, toreador, torero.



Derivative of stā-, but an independent word in Indo-European.
1. taurine1, Taurus, toreador, torero; bittern1 from Latin taurus, bull.
2. taurine2; taurocholic acid from Greek tauros, bull.

[In Pokorny tēu- 1080.]

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