arklas

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Lithuanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Latvian arkls. From Proto-Baltic *arklas, masculine counterpart of an earlier *arklan, from *artlan, from *artron, from Proto-Indo-European *arətrom (prow) (< *h₂érh₃trom, from *h₂erh₃- (to plow) — whence also the verb arti, q.v. — , ultimately from *er-, *h₁er- “sparse; to crumble, to fall to pieces,” with an instrumental suffix *-trom). Cognates include Old Irish arathar, Middle High German arl, Ancient Greek ἄροτρον (árotron), Latin arātrum.

Noun[edit]

arklas m (plural 1st)

  1. plow (device pulled through the ground to break it open into furrows for planting)

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