Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/zolto

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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 *ǵʰl̥h₃tóm (gold), from *ǵʰelh₃- (yellow; gleam; to shine). Cognate with Latvian zȩ̀lts, English gold. See also Persian زر(zar).

Noun[edit]

*zȏlto n[1][2]

  1. gold

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Further reading[edit]

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “зо́лото”, 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), “Proto-Slavic/zolto”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 328

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*zȍlto”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 547
  2. ^ Kapović, Mate (2007), “The Development of Proto-Slavic Quantity”, in Wiener Slavistisches Jahrbuch[1], University of Vienna, page 7: “*zȏlto”