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Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/ker-

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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

RootEdit

*ker-[1]

  1. army

Derived termsEdit

  • *kor-os
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian: kãras
  • *kor-yos
  • Unsorted formations:
    • Germanic: *harjanaz
    • Hellenic:
    • Indo-Iranian:
      • Iranian:
        • Old Persian: 𐎣𐎠𐎼 (k-a-r /kāra/, people of war, army)
          • Middle Persian: kʾlwʾn' (kārawān) (see there for further descendants)
          • Middle Persian: [script needed] (kārzār, battle)
            • Persianکارزار(kārzār, field of battle, battle)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill