Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/bornь

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This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Balto-Slavic *barˀnís, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerH-. Equivalent to *borti (to wrestle, to fight) +‎ *-nь.

Noun[edit]

*bȏrnь f[1][2]

  1. resistance, standoff
  2. scuffle, battle

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*bȏrnь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 57: “f. i (c)”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “bornь borni”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (SA 25; PR 138)”