Lexeme – Details – lavaṇa-

Lexeme

Transcription
lavaṇa-
Script
IPA
Meaning
salt
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
n,m
Note
According to CDB, lavaṇa- 'salt' is derived from lū- v. 'to cut (off)' < PIE. *lu-n-éH- < *lh₁u- 'cut off, release'

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Sources

Source
Buck, C., D. (1949). A dictionary of selected synonyms in the principal Indo–European languages: a contribution to the history of ideas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[CDB]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
VH173

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