Indo-European languages: Cognates

Pivra

Senior Member
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Anything from English to Assamese, all are welcomed lol.

Some that I can think of in Pali and Sanskrit are:

Marana = Die (Morana in Thai)
pra- = pre-
-stan= state
waari= water
deva= dios
tara= estrella
mas= month, mes
aswa(horse)= ass (donkey)
manus= man
 
  • melop

    Member
    Cantonese/Mandarin China
    That would be so many to list in the Indo-european family.
    Example:
    Latin English French German Italian Spanish Portuguese
    Pater Father(fater) père Vater patre padre pai
    Mater Mother mère mutter madre madre mãe
    Frater brother frère bruder fratello - -
    Soror sister? soeur Shwester? sorella hermana gêmea(adj.)
    /germana
     

    diegodbs

    Senior Member
    Spain-Spanish
    Pivra said:
    Anything from English to Assamese, all are welcomed lol.

    Some that I can think of in Pali and Sanskrit are:

    Marana = Die (Morana in Thai) (Latin "mori")
    pra- = pre- (Latin "prae")
    -stan= state
    waari= water (Russian "vadá")
    deva= dios (Latin "deus", Greek "theós")
    tara= estrella (Latin "stella, astrum", Greek "astron")
    mas= month, mes (Latin "mensis") (Russian "miésiat')
    aswa(horse)= ass (donkey) (Latin "asinus" = donkey)
    manus= man (Latin "homo-hominis") (PIE *guma) (English "groom") (Spanish "grumete")
     
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