Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sěděti

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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 *sēdḗˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *sed-éh₁-ye-ti, from *sed- by Winter's law, or directly from the lengthened Narten root *sḗd-. Cognate with Latvian sēdēt, Lithuanian sėdėti.

VerbEdit

*sědě̀ti impf[1][2]

  1. to sit, to be sitting

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: сидѣти (siděti)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*sědě̀ti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 445: “v. ‘sit’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “sěděti: sědjǫ sěditь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c sidde (PR 139)”