Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/dernъ

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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-Indo-European *dʰergʰ-no-. Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek τέρχνος (térkhnos, young shoot, branch), Old High German tirn-pauma, dirn-baum (cornel), Old Irish draigen (thorn).

Noun[edit]

*dẽrnъ m[1][2]

  1. cornel
  2. dogwood

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*dérnъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 99: “m. o (b) ‘cornel, dogwood’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “dernъ derna”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b Cornel sherry (NA 111, 142; SA 21)”