Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/briti

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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-Balto-Slavic *brīˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰriH-yé-ti, from *bʰreyH- (to cut). Cognate with Sanskrit भ्रीणाति (bhrīṇā́ti, to hurt), Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬌𐬭𐬌𐬠𐬭𐬍𐬥𐬀𐬌𐬙𐬌(pairibrīnaiti, to cut around), Persian بریدن(boridan, to cut), Old Irish bronnaid (to injure), Thracian βρίλων (barber).

Verb[edit]

*brìti impf[1][2]

  1. to shave

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm a.

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*brìti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 63: “v. (a) ‘shave’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “briti: brijǫ brijetь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (SA 204, 207; PR 133; MP 27)”