Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/lososь

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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]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *lašas-, from Proto-Indo-European *loḱsos- (salmon, trout)[1] or *laḱs-[2]. Cognate to Lithuanian lašišà, Latvian lasis, Old Prussian lalasso (typo for lasasso), Proto-Germanic *lahsaz, Ossetian лӕсӕг (læsæg, salmon), and Tocharian B laks m (fish). See lax and Latvian lasis for further non-Slavic cognates.

Noun[edit]

*lososь m

  1. salmon

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Non-Slavic languages:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 285
  2. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “lasis”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7
  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 285