Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pľuťe

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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

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Two similar but etymologically distinct forms are found:

Both variants are ablaut grades of Proto-Indo-European *plewt-, an extension of *plew-. The two ablaut variants are also found in Latvian plàukšas vs. pļàukšas.[1]

NounEdit

*pľūťè n

  1. lung

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: плюча (pljuča, lungs, nom.pl.)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: pľúcě (lungs, nom.pl.)
    • Slovak: pľúca (lungs, nom.pl.)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015) Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 362