Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/porxъ

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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 *pers- (dust). Cf. Lithuanian purkšti (shower), Latvian pārsla (flake), Sanskrit पृषत् (pṛ́ṣat), Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬭𐬱𐬎𐬌𐬌𐬀 (paršuya), Old Norse fors, Tocharian A/B pärs.

Noun[edit]

*pȏrxъ m

  1. dust

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Non-Slavic:

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “по́рох”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*porxъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 413