Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/plyti

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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-Balto-Slavic *plū́ˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *pleh₃(w)-. Cognate with Lithuanian plū́ti (to flow).

VerbEdit

*plỳti impf[1]

  1. to swim
  2. to float, to sail

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Further readingEdit

  • пливам”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1971, page 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*plỳti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 407: “v. (a) 'swim, sail'”