Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/lěto

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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 Proto-Balto-Slavic *lḗˀta, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁tóm. Cognate with Old Irish laithe n (day).

NounEdit

*lě̀to n[1][2]

  1. summer
  2. year

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*lě̀to”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 274: “n. o (a) ‘summer’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “lěto”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a summer (NA 115, 133, 143; SA 23, 199; PR 132; MP 24; RPT 111)”