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This Proto-Indo-European 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.


Alternative reconstructionsEdit



  1. to take

Derived termsEdit

Category Terms derived from the PIE root *selh₁- not found
  • *sélh₁-t ~ *sl̥h₁-ént (athematic root aorist)[6]
    • Hellenic: [Term?]
    • Italic: [Term?]
  • *sélh₁-e-ti ~ *sélh₁-onti (thematic root present)
    • Italic: [Term?][3] (perhaps)
  • *solh₁-s
  • *selh₁-ōr[4]
    • Hellenic: [Term?]
      • Ancient Greek: ἕλωρ (hélōr, booty)
  • *sl̥h₁-eh₂-ti[4]
    • Balto-Slavic: [Term?] (perhaps)


  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*sъlàti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 479
  2. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “ἑλεῖν”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 405
  3. 3.0 3.1 De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “cōnsulō, -ere”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 131
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*saljan-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 424-425
  5. 5.0 5.1 Matasović, Ranko (2009), “*to-sl-iyo-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 385-386
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Rix, Helmut, editor (2001), “*selh₁-”, in Lexikon der indogermanischen Verben [Lexicon of Indo-European Verbs] (in German), 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: Dr. Ludwig Reichert Verlag, →ISBN, page 529