Appendix:Proto-Balto-Slavic/mauˀras

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This Proto-Balto-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-Balto-Slavic[edit]

Alternative reconstructions[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Martirosyan[2], belongs with Old Armenian մաւր (mawr, mud, marsh, swamp) and perhaps մուր (mur, soot) and together with them may be treated as a European substrate word.

Noun[edit]

*mauˀras m

  1. mud

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 331
  2. ^ Hrach Martirosyan (2009), Armenian mawr ‘mud, marsh’ and its hydronimical value. In: Aramazd: Armenian journal of Near Eastern studies, 4.1, pp. 73–85 and 179–180 (Summary in Armenian)