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 Pre-Slavic *šešti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *šéš, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs, with -t- taken over from the ordinal *šestъ.

Noun edit

Proto-Slavic numbers (edit)
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: *šestь
    Ordinal: *šestъ
    Adverbial: *šestь kortь
    Multiplier: *šesterъnъ, *šestь kortьnъ
    Collective: *šestero
    Fractional: *šestina

*šȅstь f[1][2][3]

  1. six

Declension edit

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*šȇstь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 487:num. (c) ‘six’
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “šestь”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:f. c seks (NA 129; SA 25; PR 138)
  3. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016) “šẹ̑st”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar [Slovenian Etymology Dictionary] (in Slovene), 3rd edition,*šȅstь