wiros

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Sudovian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *wī́ˀras (man), from Proto-Indo-European *wiHrós. Compare Lithuanian výras, Latvian vĩrs, Old Prussian wirs, wijrs, all meaning "man".[1]

Noun[edit]

wiroſ

  1. gentleman, sir

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zigmas Zinkevičius (1985), “Lenkų-jotvingių žodynėlis? [A Polish-Yotvingian dictionary?]”, in Baltistica (in Lithuanian), volume 21, issue 1, page 81: “wiroſ ‘ponas, l. pan’ 18.”