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 *bornь (defence) +‎ *-iti.

Verb edit

*bornìti impf (perfective *borněvati)[1]

  1. to defend, to protect

Inflection edit

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Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) “боронить”, in Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1975), “*borniti (sę)”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 2 (*bez – *bratrъ), Moscow: Nauka, page 207
  • Georgiev, Vladimir I., editor (1971), “браня”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 1 (А – З), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Pubg. House, →ISBN, page 74

References edit

  1. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “borniti: bornjǫ bornitь”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:b beskytte (PR 137)