Appendix:Proto-Slavic/agnę

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This entry contains Proto-Slavic 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-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷn-, the stem of *h₂egʷnos, with the suffix *-ę for forming names of young animals. Acute accent and long initial vowel in Early Proto-Slavic are due to Winter's law.

Cognate with Latin agnus, Ancient Greek ἀμνός (amnós) and Old English ēanian (English yean).

Noun[edit]

*a̋gnę n (accent paradigm a)

  1. lamb

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