Appendix:Proto-Slavic/astrębъ

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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]

Possibly related to Proto-Indo-European *h₃eh₁ḱus ‎(swift, fast), whence also Sanskrit आशु ‎(āśu), Latin ocior and Ancient Greek ὠκύς ‎(ōkús). Formed with the suffix found in other bird names, compare *golǫbь ‎(pigeon)

Noun[edit]

*astrębъ m

  1. hawk

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