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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/lьnъ

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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

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) From Proto-Balto-Slavic *línum, from Proto-Indo-European *līno-.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian linaĩ pl, Latvian lini pl, Old Prussian linno.

Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek λίνον (línon, flax), Latin līnum (flax, linen), Old Irish lín (flax, linen, cloth), Proto-Germanic *līną (flax, linen).

NounEdit

*lь̀nъ or *lь̏nъ m[1][2][3]

  1. flax

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: льнъ (lĭnŭ), ленъ (lenŭ)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

Further readingEdit

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “лен”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “лен”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 475
  • Trubačóv, Oleg, editor (1990), “*lьnъ”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 17, Moscow: Nauka, page 87
  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1902), “Proto-Slavic/lьnъ”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 2, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 66
  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1902), “Proto-Slavic/lьnъ”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 2, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 17

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*lь̀nъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 298: “m. o (b) ‘flax’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “lьnъ lьna”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b (NA 109, 141); c (SA 21, 139; PR 137) flax”
  3. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “lȃn”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar, Ljubljana: Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, →ISBN: “*lь̏nъ”