Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/ablo

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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]

O-stem derivative of the consonant stem Proto-Indo-European *h₂ébōl, *h₂ébl̥, parallel to the form with an *-u- enlargement *ablъko. Relation of *ablo to the original consonant-stem is reminiscent of the relation of *bratrъ to PIE *bʰréh₂tēr.

Baltic cognates are Lithuanian obuolỹs, Latvian ābols and Old Prussian woble.

Noun[edit]

*àblo n [1]

  1. apple

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Descendants[edit]

  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: jablo n
    • Old Polish: jabło n (uncertain, mentioned without attestation in Słownik języka polskiego II 120)
    • Slovincian: jȧ̃blɵ n

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 25