Reconstruction:Proto-Balto-Slavic/śárˀkāˀ

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This Proto-Balto-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-Balto-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from imitative root Proto-Indo-European *ḱer-, see also Latin corvus, Proto-Germanic *hrabnaz.[1]

Noun[edit]

*śárˀkāˀ f[2][3]

  1. magpie

Inflection[edit]

Fixed accent.

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

  • East Baltic:
    • Lithuanian: šárka
  • West Baltic:
  • Proto-Slavic: *sòrka (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “corvus”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*svòrka; *sòrka”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 477: “BSl. *śórʔkaʔ
  3. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015), “šarka”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 440: “BSL *śórʔkaʔ