Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/astrębъ

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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]

Suggested from Proto-Balto-Slavic *ṓˀśuptrembas, possibly from *h₁ōḱú-pth₂r̥, from *h₂eḱ-us (swift, fast) + the zero grade of *pter- (wing), whence Ancient Greek ὠκύπτερος (ōkúpteros, swift-winged (hawk or falcon)), Latin accipiter (hawk), and from the first word in the compound, Sanskrit आशु (āśú), Latin ōcior, Ancient Greek ὠκύς (ōkús).

Noun[edit]

*àstrę̄bъ m[1][2]

  1. hawk

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*às(ъ)trę̄bъ; *às(ъ)trě̄bъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 29: “m. o (a) ‘hawk’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “astrębъ”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (PR 132)”