Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/-mo

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 1 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Compare Latvian tām, nuo tām (therefrom), Ancient Greek τῆμος (têmos, there, then, at that time) (< *teh₂-mo- (at the time, then)), πῆμος (pêmos, when)

Suffix edit

*-mo

  1. Forms adverbs
    *kъ- (who)*kamo (whereto)
    *jь (he)*jamo (whereto)
    *jьnъ (other, another)*jьnamo (elsewhere (to other place))
    *onъ*onamo (thereto; there)
    *ovъ*ovamo
    *sь (this)*sěmo (here; hereto)
    *tъ (that)*tamo (there; thereto)
    *vьśь (all)*vьśěmo (everywhere)
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Descendants edit

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Etymology 2 edit

Suffix edit

*-mo n[1]

  1. Alternative form of *-mъ

Derived terms edit

References edit

  1. ^ Sławski, Franciszek, editor (1976), “Suf. -mъ”, in Słownik prasłowiański [Proto-Slavic Dictionary] (in Polish), volumes 2 (caca – davьnota), Wrocław: Ossolineum, page 13