Re: [tied] personal names

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 14664
Date: 2002-08-28

*gHaiso- occurs only in Celtic and Germanic with the meaning 'spear, javelin' (Latin gaesum, Gk. gaison ~  gaisos 'javelin' are of course loans from Gaulish). But Gk. kHaion 'shepherd's staff' (< *gHaisom) is a likely cognate.
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From: guto rhys
Sent: Wednesday, August 28, 2002 1:47 PM
Subject: Re: [tied] personal names

(Celtic gaiso-) What are it's cognates in other languages?