Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kremy

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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

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *kremō; further etymology uncertain. Possibly from *(s)ker- (to cut). Baltic cognates include Latvian krams, krems.

NounEdit

*kremy m[1]

  1. flint

InflectionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*kremy”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 246: “m. n ‘flint’”