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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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Proto-SlavicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *krūˀs, from Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂- (blood of a wound).

Balto-Slavic cognates include Lithuanian kraujas and Old Prussian krawian.

Other Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit क्रविस् (kravis), Greek κρέας (kréas), Latin cruor, Old English hrǣw (English raw), Old Saxon *hrāo, Dutch rauw, Old High German (German roh), Old Norse hrár (Swedish ) and Old Irish crú.

NounEdit

krỳ f

  1. blood

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