Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/čelo

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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 *kelH- (lift) +‎ *-o. From the same Indo-European root also *xъlmъ (hill) via Germanic.

Noun[edit]

*čelò n[1][2]

  1. forehead

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*čelò”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 80: “n. o (b) ‘forehead’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “čelo”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b (SA 152; PR 135; MP 25)”