Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/ostrovъ

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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]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From *ob- +‎ *strovъ, from Proto-Indo-European *srowo-s, from *srew- (flow, stream).

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian sravà, prasrava, Latvian strava. With another vocalism: Lithuanian srovė̃, strovė̃, Latvian stràvа, strāvе, East Lithuanian sraujà.

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit गिरिस्रवा (girisravā), स्रवति (sravati), Ancient Greek ῥόος (rhóos, stream), ῥοή (rhoḗ), ῥέει (rhéei), Proto-Germanic *straumaz (stream, current, river).

Noun[edit]

*ȍstrovъ m

  1. streamlined
  2. river island
  3. island

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Etymology 2[edit]

From *ostrovъ (island).

Adjective[edit]

*ostrovъ

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