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venal (2) (Adjective) "sellable"
From Latin venalis 'id.,' from venus "sale." From Proto-Italic *wesno- 'id.' From Proto-Indo-European *u̯es-no- "price."
Indo-European
Hellenic
Ancient Greek ὦνος (ônos) "price"
Armenian
Armenian gin "bride-price"
Indo-Iranian
Sanskrit vasná- "price," Middle Persian wahāg "trade"