Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/greby

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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 *greti +‎ *-y. For the suffix compare Latin pecten (< pectō)

NounEdit

*greby m[1]

  1. comb

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Vasmer, Max, “гребень”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language]‎[1] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, 1964–1973

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick, “*grebenь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008, →ISBN, page 186: “m. jo ‘comb’”