Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/grъtanь

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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 *grъtati (to swallow) +‎ *-nь, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃- (to devour). Cognate with Lithuanian gerklė̃ (larynx), Old Prussian gurcle (throat).

Noun[edit]

*grъtànь f[1]

  1. larynx

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “grъtanь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (PR 132)”