This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *kistis, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷit-tis from (s)kʷeyt-. Cognate with Sanskrit चित्ति (cítti, thinking, understanding) and Avestan 𐬗𐬌𐬯𐬙𐬌 (cisti, consciousness).

Noun edit

*čь̏stь f[1][2]

  1. honor, respect

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Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) “честь”, in Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1977), “*čьstь”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 4 (*čaběniti – *děľa), Moscow: Nauka, page 175

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*čь̑stь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 94:f. i (c) ‘honour, respect’
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “čьstь čьsti”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:f. b (IRU 78); c (SA 83; PR 138) honor