Reconstruction:Proto-Balto-Slavic/źeimā́ˀ

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This Proto-Balto-Slavic entry contains 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-Balto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pre-Balto-Slavic *ǵʰeyméh₂, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéyōm.

NounEdit

*źeimā́ˀ f[1][2][3][4]

  1. winter

InflectionEdit

Mobile accent.

DescendantsEdit

  • Latgalian: zīma
  • Latvian: zìema
  • Lithuanian: žiemà
  • Old Prussian: semo
  • Samogitian: žėima
  • Slavic: *zimà (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*zimà”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 544: “*źeimaʔ”
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015) , “ziema”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 518: “*źeimaʔ”
  3. ^ Kim, Ronald (2018) , “The Phonology of Balto-Slavic”, in Jared S. Klein, Brian Joseph, and Matthias Fritz, editors, Comparative Indo-European Linguistics: An International Handbook of Language Comparison and the Reconstruction of Indo-European[1], Berlin: de Gruyter
  4. ^ Jasanoff, Jay (2017) The Prehistory of the Balto-Slavic Accent (Brill's Studies in Indo-European Languages & Linguistics; 17), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 114