Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sluxъ

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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-Indo-European *ḱlowsos, from *ḱlew- ‎(to hear). Cognate with Ancient Greek κλέος ‎(kléos, rumor; fame), Sanskrit श्रवस् ‎(śrávas, fame, honor) and Old Irish clú ‎(fame, rumor).

From the same Proto-Indo-Euroepan root also *slava ‎(glory, fame), *slovo ‎(glory, fame) and *slyti ‎(have a reputation).

Noun[edit]

*sluxъ m

  1. hearing, rumor

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References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “слух”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • 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 455