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Reconstruction:Proto-Balto-Slavic/kainā́ˀ

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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 *kʷoynéh₂.

NounEdit

*kainā́ˀ f[1][2]

  1. price

InflectionEdit

Mobile accent.

DescendantsEdit

  • Lithuanian: káina (with accent shift)
  • Slavic: *cěnà (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*cěnà”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 75: “*koinaʔ”
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015), “kaina”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 217: “*koináʔ”