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-Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)pénd-i-s, from *(s)pend- (to stretch).

Noun edit

*pę̑dь f[1]

  1. span

Inflection edit

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Belarusian: пядзя (pjadzja)
    • Russian: пядь (pjadʹ)
    • Ukrainian: п'ядь (pʺjadʹ)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*pę̑dь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 398