Re: [tied] das Wort

From: Miguel Carrasquer
Message: 16932
Date: 2002-11-29

On Fri, 29 Nov 2002 06:56:04 +0100, Piotr Gasiorowski
<piotr.gasiorowski@...> wrote:

>----- Original Message -----
>From: Miguel Carrasquer
>Sent: Friday, November 29, 2002 12:55 AM
>Subject: Re: [tied] das Wort
>> Perhaps then Germanic (ga-)warr- "confusion" (> Pol. gwar "turmoil, fuss")? Not sure if it's in Gothic, but since it also gives Romance *gwerra "war", it was apparently available.
>But isn't the Gmc. root *wers-/*werz-? If so, EGmc. *ga-werzan- doesn't fit.

But does it have to be East Germanic?

Miguel Carrasquer Vidal