Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/aje

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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.

Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm (egg). Cognate with Ancient Greek ᾠόν (ōión), Latin ōvum and Proto-Germanic *ajją.

NounEdit

*ȃje n[1][2]

  1. egg

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • South Slavic:
    • Serbo-Croatian:
      Cyrillic: ја́је
      Latin: jáje

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ȃje”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 27: “n. jo (c) ‘egg’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “aje -a”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c æg (NA 116, 135f., 139, 143; SA 24, 150)”