This Proto-Slavic 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-Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *antra, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ón-tr-om, from *h₁én (in, inside).

A similar derivation, but with e-grade, led to *ę̄trò (liver).

Noun edit

*ǫtrò n[1]

  1. inside, core

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “нутро́”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), transl. & suppl. by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ǫtrò”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 387: “n. o (b) ‘inside, coe’”