Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/plemę

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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-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Proposed etymologies include:

Accentological notesEdit

In the Old Bulgarian monuments, the stress shifted to the right onto a short syllable only if it was followed by a long syllable—nom.-acc.sg. плє́мѧ, gen.sg. плє́мєнє (4×), dat.sg. плє́мєноу, dat.pl. плє́мєнємь (2×), ins.pl. плє́мєн'ми, loc.pl. плє́мєнєxъ (2×, -ѡxь) vs. nom.-acc.pl. плємє́на, gen.pl. плємє́нь (3×), but gen.pl. плє́мєн| (2×).

NounEdit

*plemę̀ n[1][2]

  1. tribe

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjectives
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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016) Slovenski etimološki slovar3 (in Slovene), https://fran.si: “Pslovan. *plemę̋, rod. *plemène”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “plemę plemene”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b i N: a stamme (SA 199; PR 134)”