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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/gorěti

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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 *garḗˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰor-, from *gʷʰer-. Baltic cognates include Lithuanian garė́ti (to evaporate, breathe out). Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek θερμός (thermós, warm), Sanskrit घृण (ghṛṇá, heat, glow), Albanian ngroh (to heat), Latvian grēmens (heartburn), and possibly English warm.

NounEdit

*gorěti impf[1][2]

  1. to burn

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*gorěti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 178: “v. ‘burn’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “gorěti: gorjǫ goritь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c brænde (PR 139)”