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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/ryti

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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.

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Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rūˀ-. Baltic cognates include Lithuanian ráuti (to tear out, to pull), Latvian raût (to tear, to pull, to take), Lithuanian ravė́ti (to weed), 1sg. raviù, Latvian ravêt (to weed). Further connections:

VerbEdit

*rỳti impf

  1. to dig

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Черных, П. Я. (1999), “рыть”, in Историко-этимологический словарь русского языка (Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka) [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Русский язык, page 131
  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 442
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “рыть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress