Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/bʰreg-

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This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Indo-EuropeanEdit

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

RootEdit

*bʰreg-[2][3]

  1. to break
    Synonyms: *bʰeg-, *Hrewp-, *kelh₂-, *lem-, *lewǵ-

Derived termsEdit

  • *bʰreg- (root present)
    • Germanic: *brekaną (see there for further descendants)
  • *bʰr̥-ne-g- ~ *bʰr̥-n-g- (nasal-infix present)
  • *bʰreg-eh₂
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Albanian: brishtë, breshër
    • Germanic: *brōks (see there for further descendants)
    • Indo-Iranian:
      • Sanskrit (giri)-bhraj "breaking-forth (out of the mountains)[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ringe, Donald (2006) From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic (A Linguistic History of English; 1), Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN
  2. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  3. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  4. ^ "*Bhreg- | Origin And Meaning Of *Bhreg- By Online Etymology Dictionary". 2018. Etymonline.Com. Accessed December 22 2018. [1].