See also: аице and яйце

Old East SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ajьce.

NounEdit

ꙗице (jaicen

  1. egg (of a bird)

DescendantsEdit

  • Belarusian: яйцо́ (jajcó)
  • Russian: яйцо́ (jajcó)
  • Ukrainian: яйце́ (jajcé)

ReferencesEdit

  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1912), “ꙗице”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 3, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 1651