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-Balto-Slavic *pinkti, from Proto-Indo-European *pṇkʷti, a derivative of *pénkʷe. Cognate Latvian pieci, Lithuanian penki, Latgalian pīci, Sudovian pank.

Noun edit

Proto-Slavic numbers (edit)
 ←  4 5 6  → 
    Cardinal: *pętь
    Ordinal: *pętъ
    Adverbial: *pętь kortь
    Multiplier: *pęterъnъ, *pętь kortьnъ
    Collective: *pętero
    Fractional: *pętina

*pętь f

  1. five

Declension edit

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “пять”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), transl. & suppl. by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress