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

Cognate with Lithuanian gniū̃sas (parasite).

Noun edit

*gnьsь f

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Inflection edit

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: гньсь (gnĭsĭ), гнесь (gnesĭ, vileness, crime)
  • South Slavic:

References edit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) “*gnьsь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 171