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 earlier *sъlnь +‎ *-ьce, confer *sъlnьko, Russian по́солонь (pósolonʹ), солнопёк (solnopjók), солноворо́т (solnovorót) and Old Church Slavonic бесльньнъ (beslĭnĭnŭ, sunless), formation analogical to *sь̑rdьce, an extension of Proto-Balto-Slavic *súlˀnis, from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

Noun edit

*sъ̏lnьce n

  1. sun

Inflection edit

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Further reading edit

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 479
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “солнце”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), transl. & suppl. by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress