Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/-erъ

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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 *-er-.

Suffix[edit]

*-erъ m

  1. Denominal, from the root, forming nouns denoting male creature.
    *gǫsь (goose)*gǫserъ (gander (male goose))
    *kotъ (cat)*koťerъ (tomcat (male cat))
    *maca (cat, pussy)*mačerъ (tomcat (male cat))
    *myšь (mouse)*myšerъ

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