From: Miguel Carrasquer
>Miguel Carrasquer wrote:Everything. OHG ei = OE a: < PGmc. *ai < PIE *ai/*oi.
>> On Thu, 04 Dec 2003 18:14:55 +0100, alex <alxmoeller@...>
>>> is this word cognate with German "eifer"?
>>> If yes what is its etymology?
>it seems to me the "i" is too much in the reconstructed word for
>Germanic. What speaks for "ai-" in *aibhros ?