Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pǫčina

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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 *pǫ̀čiti (to swell, burst) +‎ *-ina, with a semantic developmemt "crack" > "abyss" > "open sea".

NounEdit

*pǫčina f[1]

  1. open sea

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: пучина (pučina)
  • South Slavic:

Further readingEdit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) , “pǫčina”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 416
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “пучи́на”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*pǫčina”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 416: “f. ā”