Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/dьliti

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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 *dl̥h₁-yé-ti, from Proto-Indo-European *delh₁- (to split, to distribute).

VerbEdit

*dьliti impf[1]

  1. to prolong, to delay

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Russian: дли́ть (dlítʹ)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*dьliti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 133: “v. ‘last’”