Lexeme – Details – dovhjort

Lexeme

Transcription
dovhjort
Script
IPA
Meaning
fallow deer
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
c
Note
Compound: Sw. då-, dov- 'female fallow deer' < OSw. dā 'female fallow deer' & hjort 'stag; deer (generic); red deer'. Compare OSw. dogghjort 'fallow deer' <- Da. daahjort 'fallow deer'. Note also modern Da. dådyr n. 'fallow deer'

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Sources

Source
Den Danske Ordbog (online). Copenhagen: Det Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab: http://ordnet.dk/ddo
[DDO]
Source
Hellquist, Elof (1948). Svensk etymologisk ordbok. 3. uppl. Lund: Gleerup
[SEO]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
SU15

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