Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/koltiti

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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 *kõltъ (club? log? sledgehammer?) +‎ *-iti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *kalˀtá, from the Proto-Balto-Slavic root *kalˀ-. Cognate with Lithuanian káltas (chisel), Latvian kal̃ts (chisel, small hammer). See *kòlti (to stab, to sting) for further etymology.

VerbEdit

*kōltìti[1][2]

  1. to shake, to strike

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*koltìti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 230: “v. (b) ‘shake, strike’”
  2. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “klatīti”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar, Ljubljana: Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, →ISBN: “*kolti̋ti”