Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sьrebro

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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]

(This etymology is missing. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Likely ancient borrowing from some Eastern language.

Compare Lithuanian sidãbras, Latvian sidrabs, sudrabs, Old Prussian sirablan, Proto-Germanic *silubrą (silver).

Noun[edit]

*sьrebro n

  1. silver

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “серебро”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “серебро”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 156