жрьти

Old Church SlavonicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *žьrti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *girH-, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH- (to welcome, greet, praise). Cognates include Latin grātus (welcome), Lithuanian gìrti (to praise), Old Prussian girtwei (to praise) and Sanskrit गृणाति (gṛṇā́ti, to praise).

VerbEdit

жрьти (žrĭti)

  1. to sacrifice
  2. to offer
Last modified on 21 November 2013, at 09:40