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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/ležati

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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.

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Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *legḗˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *legʰ- (to lie). Morphologically *leg- +‎ *-ěti (stative suffix).

VerbEdit

*ležàti impf

  1. to lie (be situated)

ConjugationEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page *ležàti of 271–272
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “лежать”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Trubačev O. N., editor (1987), “*ležati”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 14, Moscow: Nauka, pages 161–165