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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/jьgra

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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

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyg- (to stir, set in motion), which would make it cognate to Ancient Greek αἰγίς (aigís).

NounEdit

*jьgrà f[1][2]

  1. play, game

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*jьgra; *jьgrь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 209: “f. ā; m. o (b) ‘play, game’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “jьgra jьgry”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b spil (PR 135)”