Reconstruction:Proto-Indo-European/bʰébʰrus

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This Proto-Indo-European 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-Indo-European[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a nominalization of *bʰreu- (brown).

Noun[edit]

*bʰébʰrus m (oblique stem *bʰébʰr-)

  1. beaver

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matasović, Ranko (2009), “bebru-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1, page 59
  2. ^ Rastorgujeva, V. S.; Edelʹman, D. I. (2003) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ iranskix jazykov [Etymological Dictionary of Iranian Languages] (in Russian), volume II, Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura, page 153