derva

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *derʔuom, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru (wood). Cognate with Latvian darva (tar, pitch), Old Church Slavonic дрѣво (drěvo, wood).

Noun[edit]

derva f

  1. chip of kindling wood, log from which tar is produced
  2. tar
  3. resin