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 *po- +‎ *kojь, the second part from Proto-Indo-European *kʷoyh₁-o-, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷyeh₁- (rest, peace).

Noun edit

*pokòjь m[1]

  1. rest (break from working)

Inflection edit

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References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) “*pokòjь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 409:m. jo (a) ‘rest’