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Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *plьvati, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ptyēw-(to spit, vomit). Akin to Ancient Greek πτύω(ptúō), Latin spuō, Old English spīwan (whence modern English spew), Old Armenian թուք(tʿukʿ), Sanskrit ष्ठीवति(ṣṭhīvati).

VerbEdit

пльвати ‎(plĭvati)

  1. to spit

DescendantsEdit