Comments:ССЕ 264. The stem clearly reflects a medial postvelar and should be distinguished from *qɔ- 'die' q.v. - although it may be a compound of some sort. Kott. og- (instead of *kog- or *hog-) may be due to a tendency of dissimilation of two velars in this language. Werner 2, 123 *qoGǝ.