Reconstruction:Proto-Balto-Slavic/dū́ˀmas

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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 Proto-Indo-European *dʰuh₂mós, with accent retraction due to Hirt's law.

NounEdit

*dū́ˀmas m[1][2]

  1. smoke

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Baltic:
    • Latvian: dūmi (plural)
    • Lithuanian: dū́mas
  • Slavic: *dỳmъ (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*dỳmъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 132: “*dúʔmos”
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015) , “dūmai”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 145: “*dúʔmos”