Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pьňь

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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

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Possible cognates: Sanskrit पिनाक n (pínākam, staff, stick, bow), Ancient Greek πίναξ m (pínax, wooden board, writing slate, painting), Old High German witu-fîna f (pile of wood), Middle Low German vîne (pile of wood)

NounEdit

*pь̏ňь m[1]

  1. (clarification of this definition is needed) trunk

InflectionEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: пьнь (pĭnĭ)

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*pь̑nь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 427: “m. jo (c) ‘trunk’”