Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/modrъ

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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-Indo-European *modʰros (blue) (compare Hittite *𒀭𒋫𒊏𒀸 (antaraš, blue), accusative 𒀭𒋫𒊏𒀭 (antaran)).

AdjectiveEdit

*mòdrъ[1][2][3]

  1. blue, livid

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Proto-Slavic · *mȃsti (layout · text)
     *bělъ
(of animals) *bronъ
     *sivъ, *śěrъ, *śědъ      *čьrnъ, *smaglъ/*smǫglъ
(of animals) *vornъ, *galъ
             *čьrvenъ, *ryďь, *ruměnъ              *rudъ, *granivъ; *smědъ,
(of animals) *gnědъ
             *žьltъ
(of animals) *solvъ; *polvъ
             *zelenъ              *zelenъ, *grěnъ             
                          *polvъ              *siňь; *modrъ
             *slivъ              *bagrъ             

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*modrъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 320: “adj. o ‘blue’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “modrъ modra modro”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b (SA 108, 111)”
  3. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “mọ́der”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar3 (in Slovene), https://fran.si: “*modrъ̏”