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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

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly cognate to Ancient Greek ζωρός (zōrós, pure, sheer (of wine)), suggesting Proto-Indo-European *yoHro-.

AdjectiveEdit

*jȃrъ[1][2]

  1. furious
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: ꙗръ (jarŭ)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: jarobujný
    • Polish: jary
    • Slovak: jarý (fresh)
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: jary (lewd, unchaste)
      • Upper Sorbian: jěry (bitter)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

*jarъ m

  1. Alternative form of *jaro (summer; spring)
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ě̑rъ II”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 152: “adj. o (c)”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “jarъ jara jaro”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c ivrig, hidsig (SA 111; PR 138)”