Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/dorga

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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]

O-grade of Proto-Indo-European *derHgʰ- (to pull, to drag). Technically formed as *dorъ (tearing) +‎ *-ga.

Noun[edit]

*dòrga f[1][2]

  1. path, road
  2. way

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic:
    • Belarusian: даро́га (daróha)
    • Russian: доро́га (doróga)
    • Ukrainian: доро́га (doróha)

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*dòrga”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 113: “f. ā (a) ‘road, way’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “dorga”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (SA 177; PR 132)”