Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/gordъ

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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.

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *gardas, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰordʰ-os, from *gʰerdʰ-.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian gar̃das.

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit गृह(gṛha, house, residence), Avestan 𐬔𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬛𐬵𐬀(gərədha, daeva cave), Albanian gardh(fence), Proto-Germanic *gardaz, *gardô, Tocharian B kerciye.

Noun[edit]

*gȏrdъ m

Originally enclosure

  1. fortification, castle
  2. town, city

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner Aleksander (1927) Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in polish): “Prasłowo; przestawione u nas z *gord”