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  1. Word Family - Fee

    Teaser

    fee, feudal, cyclops, peculiar, fight, Shadowfax

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    • Proto-Indo-European *peḱ- wool, livestock, wealth
      • Proto-Indo-European *péḱu
        • Old Armenian ասու asu fleece, wool
          • Armenian ասր asr fine fleece
        • Balto-Slavic *péku
          • East Baltic
            • Lithuanian pẽkus
          • West Baltic
            • Old Prussian pecku cattle
        • Germanic *fehu wealth, cattle, the rune ᚠ
          • East Germanic
            • Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐌷𐌿 faihu property …
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  2. Word Family - Heron

    Introduction

    I've been thinking about herons and egrets a lot recently. For the past year or so, our morning walk goes by a half mile of drainage ditch with an amazing variety of water birds. We regularly see 4 different species of heron: great blue heron, great egret, snowy egret …

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  3. Word Family - Tangata

    Teaser

    Taiwan, Kanak

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    • Austronesian *tsau person, human
      • Basay tau person, human
      • Paiwan tsau-tsau person, human
      • Puyuma ṭau person, human
      • Siray tau person, human
        • Siray Tayuan
          • Dutch Tayouan Taiwan archaic
            • English Tayuan
            • Hokkien 臺灣 Tâi-oân Taiwan, Tainan
              • Mandarin 臺灣 Táiwān Taiwan
                • English Taiwan
              • Mandarin 臺南 Tainan …
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  4. Word Family - Vicinity

    Teaser

    vicinity, village, New York, sandwich, economy

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    • Proto-Indo-European *weyḱ- settlement, to settle
      • Proto-Indo-European *wiḱéti settles, joins settlement
        • Balto-Slavic
          • East Baltic
            • Lithuanian viešė́ti to visit [1]
        • Indo-Iranian *wićáti
          • Indo-Aryan *wiśáti
            • Sanskrit विशति viśáti enters
      • Proto-Indo-European *wewóyḱe is settled, is part of a settlement stative
        • Indo-Iranian *wawáyća
          • Indo-Aryan …
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