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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/plěna

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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 Proto-Indo-European *plēn-eh₂, from *pel-. Baltic cognates include Latvian plẽne, Lithuanian plėnė̃ (membrane), Old Prussian pleynis (cerebral membrane).

NounEdit

*plěna f[1]

  1. membrane

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*plěna”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 404: “f. ā ‘membrane’”