Lexeme – Details – PIE. *bhleh₃- 'blossom, flower'

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PIE. *bhleh₃- 'blossom, flower'
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IPA
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1. PCelt. *blātu- ‘flower’ < PIE. *bhleh₃-tu- 'blossoming' < *bhleh₃- 'blossom, flower' // 2. Lat. flōs / 3. OHG bluot / / Fr. blé m.'wheat; (pop., attested C20) money' < OFr. blet, blé, blef, blave 'cereal, grain; a kind of cereal, probably wheat; by extension, other cereals' <- OFrk. *blād 'produce of the land' (TLF). In TLF’s terms “De l'a.b.frq. *blād « produit de la terre » que l'on peut déduire du m.néerl. blat « récolte, produit de la récolte; jouissance d'un capital » et de l'ags. blēd, blǣd « produit, récolte » < IE *bhlē- « fleur, feuille, fleurir » (IEW t. 1, p. 122; v. aussi Falk-Torp, s.v. blad)" (TLF). Also: PGm. *blōan- v. ‘to bloom, to flourish’ < proto-form. *bhléh₃-e- : OE blōwan v. ‘to bloom, to flourish’, OFri. bloia v. ‘to bloom, to flourish’, OS blōian v. ‘to bloom, to flourish’, Du. bloeien wv. ‘to bloom, to flourish’, OHG bluoen v. ‘to bloom, to flourish’, G blühen wv. ‘to bloom, to flourish’
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Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
ZY1

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