Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/čьrvenъ

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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]

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Etymology[edit]

Passive participle of *čьrviti ‎(to dye red), from *čьrvь ‎(worm), certain worms being used to manufacture red dye.

Adjective[edit]

*čьrvenъ

  1. red

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Colors in Proto-Slavic · *květi (layout · text)
     *čьrvenъ, *rudъ      *zelenъ, *grěnъ      *žьltъ
(of animals) *solvъ
     *polvъ      *bělъ
(of animals) *bronъ
     ?      ?      ?      *zelenъ      ?
     ?      *modrъ, *sinjь      *granivъ      *sivъ, *śěrъ      ?
     *čьrnъ
(of animals) *vornъ
     *bagъrъ      *smědъ, *snědъ
(of animals) *gnědъ
     *polvъ      ?

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