Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/glǫbokъ

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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-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *glewbʰ- with nasal infix, see also Ancient Greek γλύφω (glúphō, to carve out).[1][2] Derksen is doubtful about the phonetics, and the semantics are distant as well.

AdjectiveEdit

*glǫbòkъ[3]

  1. deep

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “глубо́кий”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress
  2. ^ Braun, M. (1983). Slavisches Spektrum: Festschrift für Maximilian Braun zum 80. Geburtstag. Germany: Harrassowitz, p. 420
  3. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “glǫbòkъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 166: “adj. o ‘deep’”