This Proto-Indo-European entry contains reconstructed terms 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-European edit

Root edit


  1. army

Derived terms edit

  • *kor-os
    • Balto-Slavic:
      • Lithuanian: kãras
    • 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: [Term?] (/⁠kārazār⁠/, battle)
  • *kor-yos

References edit

  1. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*harja-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 211