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 earlier *pektь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *pektis, from Proto-Indo-European *pékʷ-tis, from *pekʷ- (to cook). Equivalent to *peťi +‎ *-tь.

Noun edit

*pȅťь f[1]

  1. oven

Inflection edit

Descendants edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: печь (pečĭ)
      • Belarusian: печ (pječ)
      • Russian: печь (pečʹ) (see there for further descendants)
      • Carpathian Rusyn: піч (pič)
      • Ukrainian: піч (pič)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: pec
    • Kashubian: piec
    • Polabian: pic
    • Old Polish: piec
      • Polish: piec m
      • Old Ruthenian: пецъ m (pecʹ)
        • Carpathian Rusyn: пец m (pec) (dialectal)
        • Ukrainian: п'єц m (pʺjec) (dialectal)
      • Silesian: piyc
    • Slovak: pec
    • Sorbian:

Further reading edit

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

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*pȇktь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 393