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 *bā́ˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰéh₂ti.

Verb edit

*bàjati impf[1][2]

  1. to tell

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Further reading edit

  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1974), “*bajati”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 1 (*a – *besědьlivъ), Moscow: Nauka, page 138

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*bàjati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 33:v. (a) ‘tell’
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “bajǫ -ati”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:a (SA 205, 247; PR 133)