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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/ěxati

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This Proto-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.

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Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from *ěti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *jā́ˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *yeh₂-. Baltic cognates include Lithuanian jóti (to ride), Latvian jât (to ride). Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit याति (yā́na), Avestan 𐬫𐬁𐬌𐬙𐬌(yāiti), Hittite [script needed] (iya-), Tocharian B yā-.

VerbEdit

*ěxati[1]

  1. to go, to ride

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ěxati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 151: “v. ‘go, ride’”