Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pьstrъ

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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 earlier *pьsrъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *piś-ras, from Proto-Indo-European *piḱ-rós, from the root *peyḱ- (to mark, paint). Morphologically *pьs- +‎ *-rъ.

Direct cognate is Ancient Greek πικρός (pikrós, sharp, pointed).

Adjective[edit]

*pьstrъ

  1. variegated

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm b.

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