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.

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Etymology edit

Akin to Latvian nâtrе, Lithuanian nõterė, notrė̃, Old Prussian noatis, of disputed origin:

Noun edit

*natь f

  1. The aboveground parts (leaves and stems) of some vegetables and herbs.
    Synonyms: *bъty, *bъturь

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Further reading edit

  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1996), “*natь”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), issue 23 (*narodьnъjь – *navijakъ), Moscow: Nauka, →ISBN, page 186
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “нати́на”, in , Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Toporov, Vladimir (1960), “Индоевропейский корень *ə₂еn- / *ə₂n- в балтийском и славянском”, in LP, pages 204-205
  • nokti”, in Lietuvių kalbos etimologinio žodyno duomenų bazė [Lithuanian etymological dictionary database], 2007–2012