webh-

webh-
To weave, also to move quickly.
Derivatives include web, weevil, and wobble.
1. weave, woof1, from Old English wefan, to weave, from Germanic *weban.
2. weft, from Old English wefta, weft, cross thread, from Germanic *wefta-.
3. Suffixed o-grade form *wobh-yo-. web, webster, from Old English web(b), web, from Germanic *wabjam, fabric, web.
4. weevil, from Old English wifel, weevil (< “that which moves briskly”), from suffixed Germanic form *webila-.
5.
a.
(i) goffer, from Old French gaufre, honeycomb, waffle;
(ii) wafer, from Old North French waufre, wafer. Both (i) and (ii) from a source akin to Middle Low German wāfel, honeycomb;
b. waffle1, from Middle Dutch wāfel, waffle. Both a and b from suffixed Germanic form *wabila-, web, honeycomb.
6. Possibly Germanic *wab-, to move back and forth as in weaving.
a. wave, from Old English wafian, to move (the hand) up and down;
b. waver, from Middle English waveren, to waver;
c. wobble, from Low German wabbeln, to move from side to side, sway.
7. Suffixed zero-grade form *ubh-ā-. hypha, from Greek huphē, web.
 
[Pokorny u̯ebh- 1114.]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • WLIT-FM — Infobox Radio station name = WLIT FM city = Chicago, Illinois area = Chicago slogan = branding = frequency = 93.9 MHz HD Radio repeater = airdate = 1958 share = share as of = share source = format = AC power = erp = 4,000 watts haat = 482.0… …   Wikipedia

  • wave — [wāv] vi. waved, waving [ME waven < OE wafian, akin to Ger waben, to fluctuate < IE * webh , to move to and fro, prob. identical with * webh , to WEAVE] 1. to move up and down or back and forth in a curving or undulating motion; swing, sway …   English World dictionary

  • Freeman Fisher Gosden — Freeman Fisher Gozzie Gosden (May 5, 1899 – December 10, 1982) was an American radio comedian, and pioneer in the development of the situation comedy form. He is best known for his work in the Amos n Andy series.BiographyFreeman Gosden was born… …   Wikipedia

  • WGN (AM) — Infobox Radio Station name = WGN city = Chicago, Illinois area = Chicago, Illinois branding = News/Talk 720 slogan = The Voice of Chicago airdate = June 1, 1924 frequency = 720 kHz HD Radio format = News/Talk/Sports power = 50.0 kW haat = class …   Wikipedia

  • Edgewater Beach Hotel — The Edgewater Beach Hotel was a hotel in the far north neighborhood community of Edgewater in Chicago, Illinois. Built in 1916 and owned by John Tobin Connery and James Patrick Connery, it was located between Sheridan Road and the lake at Berwyn… …   Wikipedia

  • ИОАНН СОЛСБЕРИЙСКИЙ —         (Joannes Saresberiensis) (между1115 и 1120 25.10.1180, Шартр), ср. век. философ, представитель шартрской школы. Епископ Шартр ский (с 1176). В филос. воззрениях более всего тяготел к платоновской Академии, его гл. авторитет Цицерон.… …   Философская энциклопедия

  • Idioma venético — Venético ? Hablado en Italia Hablantes Lengua muerta desde el siglo I a. C. Familia Indoeuropeo  Venético Estatus oficial …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hermann Friedrich Bruhn — (* 1931; † 1972) war ein Hamburger Bauunternehmer. Bruhn begann seine berufliche Tätigkeit im Alter von 19 Jahren als Makler in einem mit geliehenem Geld gemieteten acht Quadratmeter großen Büro. Anfang der siebziger Jahre war er zum größten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • WLIT-FM — (auch litefm) ist ein privater Hörfunksender aus Chicago. Die Station wurde 1958 gegründet und gehört heute zu dem Medienunternehmen Clear Channel Communications. Die früheren Rufzeichen lauteten: WLAK, WWEL und WEBH. Das Formatradio richtet sich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • υφαίνω — ὑφαίνω, ΝΜΑ, και φαίνω Ν, και επικ. τ. ὑφάω Α συμπλέκω νήματα με τον υφαντικό ιστό προκειμένου να κατασκευάσω ύφασμα (α. «τήν πήραν και τήν βάλανε στον αργαλειό να υφάνει», δημ. τραγούδι β. «καί κεν ἐν Ἄργει ἐοῡσα, πρὸς ἄλλης ἱστὸν ὑφαίνοις», Ομ …   Dictionary of Greek

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”