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-Indo-European *kʷō- +‎ *-mo, instrumental singular of *kʷo-.

Compare Ancient Greek πῆμος (pêmos, when) (< *kʷā-mo).

Adverb edit


  1. whereto

See also edit

Type *kъto *jь *jьnъ *onъ *ovъ *sь *tъ *vьśь
Time *kogъda *jegъda *jьnogъda *onogъda *ovogъda *segъda *togъda *vьśegъda
Place (to) *kǫda *jǫdu *jьnǫdu *onǫda *ovǫda *sǫda *tǫda *vьśǫdu
Place (to/in) *kamo *jamo *jьnamo *onamo *ovamo *sěmo *tamo *vьśamo
Place (in) *kъde *jьde *jьnъde *onъde *ovъde *sьde *tu *vьśьde
Way *kako *jako *jьnako *onako *ovako *sice *tako *vьśako
Amount *koliko *jeliko *jьnoliko *onoliko *ovoliko *seliko *toliko

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References edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) “камо”, in Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1983), “*kamo”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 9 (*jьz – *klenьje), Moscow: Nauka, page 136
  • Sreznevsky, Izmail I. (1893) “камо”, in Матеріалы для Словаря древне-русскаго языка по письменнымъ памятникамъ [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old East Slavic Language Based on Written Monuments]‎[1] (in Russian), volumes 1 (А – К), Saint Petersburg: Department of Russian Language and Literature of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, column 1187