Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/jaro

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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-Indo-European *yōro- or *yēro- (season, part of year, year, spring, solar cycle, sun motion), from *i-, *ey- (to go).

Cognate with Avestan 𐬫𐬁𐬭-(yār-, year), Ancient Greek ὥρᾱ (hṓrā, any defined period of time, season, year), Proto-Germanic *jērą (year), Latin hōrnus (of this year) (< *hōjōrō (in this year)).

NounEdit

*jȃro n[1][2]

  1. spring

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ěro; *ěra; *ěrъ I”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 151: “n. o; f. ā; m. o”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “jaro”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (NA 116, 135)”