Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/jaro

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This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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

Alternative reconstructionsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Balto-Slavic *jeˀro-, from Proto-Indo-European *yōro- or *yēro- (year).

Cognate with Lithuanian jė́ras (lamb), Latvian ję̃rs (lamb), Avestan 𐬫𐬁𐬭-(yār-, year), Ancient Greek ὥρᾱ (hṓrā, any defined period of time, season, year), Proto-Germanic *jērą (year), Latin hōrnus (of this year).

NounEdit

*jȃro n[1][2][3]

  1. spring
    Synonym: *vesnà

DeclensionEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Slavic:
    • Czech: jaro
    • Polish: jaro (dated)
    • Slovak: jaro
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: jaro (dated)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1981), “*jaro / *jara / *jarъ”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological Dictionary of Slavic Languages] (in Russian), volume 8 (*xa – *jьvьlga), Moscow: Nauka, page 175
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “jaro”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (NA 116, 135)”
  3. ^ Boryś, Wiesław (2005), “jary I”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish), Kraków: Wydawnictwo Literackie, →ISBN

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