Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/oldi

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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.

Proto-SlavicEdit

 
*oldi

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *aldjāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂oldʰeh₂; *h₂eldʰeh₂.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian eldijà, aldijà (hollowed out tree trunk, canoe).

Indo-European cognates include Old English ealdoht, aldaht (trough, vessel), Proto-Germanic *aldǭ (trough, hollow (of a tree)), German alden (furrow) (dialectal), Tocharian B olyi (vessel, ship, boat) (< *oldy-). The Early Slavs used dugout canoes.

NounEdit

*oldi f[1][2][3]

  1. boat, vessel

DeclensionEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • *oldьji
  • *oldьja

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*oldi”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 367: “f. ī ‘boat’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “oldi”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c båd (PR 138)”
  3. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “lādja”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar3 (in Slovene), https://fran.si:*oldi̋, rod. *óldьje