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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.

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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

*jaro n

  1. spring

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DescendantsEdit

  • Church Slavonic: ꙗра (jara) (Russian)

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