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 *déśimtis, variant of Proto-Balto-Slavic *déśimt, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Cognate with Lithuanian dešimt, Latvian desmit, Old Prussian dessimpts.

Noun edit

Proto-Slavic numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: *desętь
    Ordinal: *desętъ
    Adverbial: *desętь kortь
    Multiplier: *desętьnъ, *desętь kortьnъ
    Collective: *desętero
    Fractional: *desętina

*dȅsętь m[1][2]

  1. ten

Declension edit

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*dȅsętь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 100:num. i (c) ‘ten’
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) “desętь”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List[1], Copenhagen: Editiones Olander:m. c ten (NA 130; PR 138)