Re: [tied] Re: Ducks and Souls

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 25952
Date: 2003-09-22

20-09-03 11:37, tgpedersen wrote:

> OHG quiti ~ chuti 'cud'.
> Isn't the latter from the "innards" word of Schrijver's 'language of
> geminates' we discussed before, thus a loanword?

Nope. It comes from PIE *gWet- 'glue, resin, something glutinous'. That
in fact is the meaning of the OHG word. My misplaced gloss (sorry)
properly belongs to the OE cognate.