Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/bolgъ

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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

Compare the noun *bolgo (good, well-being), both possibly from Proto-Indo-European *bʰel- (to shine).[1]

AdjectiveEdit

*bȏlgъ[2][3]

  1. good
  2. nice

InflectionEdit

Accent paradigm c.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 124-25
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*bȏlgъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 51: “adj. o (c) ‘good’”
  3. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “bolgъ bolga bolgo”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (SA 109, 111, 122; PR 138)”