Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/děverь

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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 *dāˀiwē, from Proto-Indo-European *deh₂iwḗr.[1][2] Baltic cognates include Latvian diẽveris, Lithuanian díeveris. Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek δαήρ (daḗr), Latin lēvir, Proto-Germanic *taikuraz, Sanskrit देवृ (devṛ́).

Noun[edit]

*dě̀verь m[1]

  1. husband's brother

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Derksen, Rick (2008), “*dě̀verь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 105
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015), “dieveris”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 128