Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/gora

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

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Etymology

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From Proto-Balto-Slavic *garā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH-.

Noun

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*gorà f[1][2]

  1. mountain
  2. hill
  3. any mountainous elevation (covered in forests)

Declension

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Derived terms

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Descendants

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Further reading

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  • Chernykh, P. Ja. (1993) “гора́”, in Историко-этимологический словарь русского языка [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), 3rd edition, volume 1 (а – пантомима), Moscow: Russian Lang., →ISBN, page 203
  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1980), “*gora”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 7 (*golvačь – *gyžati), Moscow: Nauka, page 29
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) “гора́”, in Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress

References

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  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*gorà”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 177:f. ā (c) ‘mountain’
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “gora gory”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:b/c (SA 69f., 157); b* (PR 135, 138)