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 *gléiˀwāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gleh₁y-weh₂, from *gleh₁y-. Cognates with Latvian glīve, Lithuanian gléivės, gléivos.

Noun edit

*glìva f

  1. fungus

Inflection edit

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Russian: гли́ва (glíva)
    • Ukrainian: глива (hlyva)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

References edit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) “*glìva”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 165