Appendix:Proto-Slavic/elenь

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This entry contains Proto-Slavic reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁elh₁ēn (red deer, elk).

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian elnias (deer).

Other Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek ἔλαφος (élaphos, deer), Old Armenian եղն (ełn, deer), Tocharian B yal (gazelle).

NounEdit

*elenь m

  1. deer

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
  • South Slavic:
    • Old Church Slavonic:
      Cyrillic: ѥлєнь (jelenĭ)
      Glagolitic: ⱗⰾⰵⱀⱐ (jęlenĭ)
    • Bulgarian: елен (elén)
    • Macedonian: елен (élen)
    • Serbo-Croatian:
      Cyrillic: јѐлен
      Latin: jèlen
    • Slovene: jelen
  • West Slavic:
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