жёрнов

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žьrny, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *girʔnuʔ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷrh₂-n-uH-. Cognates include Sanskrit ग्रावन् (grāvan), Old Armenian երկան (erkan) and Old English cweorn (English quern).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

жёрнов (žórnovm inan

  1. millstone

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 566