Lexeme – Details – PIE. *ḱs-tro- 'knife'

Lexeme

Transcription
PIE. *ḱs-tro- 'knife'
Script
IPA
Meaning
Meaning Note
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Note
Alb. thadër f. 'double-sided axe' < PAlb. *tsestrā, "identical with Skt. śastrá n. 'instrument for cutting' < śas- v. 'to cut' < PIE. *ḱs-tro- 'knife' (according to Orel).
AED, Skt. śastrá n. 'instrument for cutting' < śas- v. 'to cut' (according to CDB). Lat. castrāre v. ‘to castrate; to thin out (plants)’ < PItal. *kastro- < PIE. *ḱs-tro- 'knife'
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Sources

Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
ASD1, ASE1

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