Appendix:Proto-Slavic/bělъ

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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-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European root noun *bʰēlHs (white surface or stain). Cognate with Lithuanian bãlas (white), báltas (white) and Latvian bãls, balts (white).

Adjective[edit]

*bě̃lъ m, *běla̍ f, *bělo̍ n (accent paradigm b)

  1. white

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

(basic colors) ?; *čьrvenъ/*čьrmьnъ/*rudъ, *žьltъ, *zelenъ, *modrъ, *bělъ/*bronъ, *śěrъ, *čьrnъ

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 40
  • Alemko Gluhak (1993), Hrvatski etimološki rječnik, August Cesarec: Zagreb, page 130
  • Petar Skok (1971), Etimologijski rječnik hrvatskoga ili srpskoga jezika, Zagreb: JAZU, volume I, page 152ff
  • белый” in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
  • “*bělъ(jь)” in Oleg Trubačóv (ed.) (1974–), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages], Moscow: Nauka, volume 02, page 79ff