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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/krьnǫti

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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 *kʷri-n-h₂ (Derksen) or *kʷry-ne (ЭССЯ).

Baltic cognates include Old Lithuanian krienas (pretium pro sponsis), Latvian kriens.

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit क्रीणाति (krīṇāti, to buy) (root क्री (krī), Persian خریدن (xaridan), Ancient Greek ἐπριάμην (epriámēn, I buy), Old Irish crenaid (to buy), Tocharian B karyor (buying).

VerbEdit

*krьnǫti pf

  1. to buy, take, pay

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