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 *pišena, from Proto-Indo-European *pis-en-om, from *peys- (grind, crush).

Noun edit

*pьšenò n

  1. millet

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

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Descendants edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: пьшено (pĭšeno)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

References edit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*pьšenò”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 431
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “пшени́ца”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), transl. & suppl. by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress