Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kosmъ

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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 *kasmas, from Proto-Indo-European *kós-mo-s, from *kes- (to scrape, comb).[1]

Noun[edit]

*kosmъ m[1]

  1. lock, tuft of hair

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Derksen, Rick (2008), “*kosmъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 238