Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/onъ

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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 *anas.

PronounEdit

*onъ[1]

  1. he, it, that

DeclensionEdit

The nominative forms also served as replacements for the nominative of anaphoric pronoun *jь (he, she, it). The non-nominative forms were used only as determiners.

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: онъ (onŭ)

Further readingEdit

DeterminerEdit

*onъ[1]

  1. that, that over there, yonder

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Slavic:
    • Czech: onen (obsolete)
    • Kashubian: òn
    • Polish: on (obsolete)
    • Slovak: onen (obsolete)
    • Sorbian:

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Derksen, Rick (2008), “*onъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 372