Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/berstъ

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This Proto-Slavic 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-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *berˀźtas, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵ-tó-s, from *bʰerHǵós (birch).

NounEdit

*bẽrstъ or *bȇrstъ m[1][2]

  1. elm
    Synonyms: *vęzъ, *jьlьmъ

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*berstъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 37: “m. o (b/c) ‘elm’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “berstъ -a”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b elm (NA 120; SA 156)”