Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/zьrno

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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-Balto-Slavic *źírˀna, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵr̥h₂nóm. Cognate with Latvian zirnis (pea), Lithuanian žirnis (pea).

NounEdit

*zь̀rno n[1][2]

  1. grain

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “зерно́”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*zь̀rno”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 553: “n. o (a) ‘grain’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “zьrno”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (SA 149, 155; PR 132)”