Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/děvica

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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 *děva +‎ *-ica.

NounEdit

*děvìca f[1]

  1. girl, maiden

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*děvìca”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 105: “f. ā (a) ‘maiden, girl’”