Re: [tied] Fjall, pilis, polis...

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 7602
Date: 2001-06-12

Oops, I first pressed "Send" and then realised that <polos> was masculine. At any rate, Slavic *kol-es- is aberrant in the same way as Germanic *fal-is-.
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From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2001 8:17 PM
Subject: Re: [tied] Fjall, pilis, polis...

... we have Slavic *kol-es- 'wheel' and Greek polos 'pivot', both apparently from *kWol-es ...