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Is PIE weyh₁ (to hunt, persecute) somehow related to PIE weyk (to separate, to select for sacrifice)

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How to practically apply Grimm and Verner's law to english and Spanish

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Origin of Italian plurals

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Etymology of Persian city suffix +jand

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