Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kruša

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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 *grušiti/*krušiti +‎ *-ja, called so after its pulp. Cognate with Lithuanian kriaušė, Latvian krause (pear tree).

NounEdit

*krùša f[1]

  1. pear

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “kruša (gruša) krušy”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (SA 23; PR 132; RPT 111)”