lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to think (about) something-acc (to oneself-dat)

qùzg. brain

Usage notes

This verb does not only mean ‘silently communicate to oneself, ponder’ but also ‘opine, reckon’. The Lemizh hardly ever use ‘believe’ (swnàt.) for the latter purpose.


NLem qizgw‑a
LMLem, MLem qisgw‑a
OLem thisgw‑
PLem *sisgw‑ ‘discuss (constructively), reason’, i-reduplicated athematic present of
PIE *sekʷ‑ ‘say’


Eng say, Lat in‑quit ‘says, said’