Appendix:Proto-Balto-Slavic/saušas

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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]

Etymology[edit]

By RUKI sound law from Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ewsos. Expected Lithuanian form is *saušas, and sausas is either:

  • by assimilation s-š > s-s
  • inherited from a Balto-Slavic dialect in which a RUKI sound change didn't occur.

Adjective[edit]

*saušas[1]

  1. dry

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ranko Matasović - Toward a relative chronology of the earliest Baltic and Slavic sound changes, University of Zagreb, 2005