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 Proto-Balto-Slavic *śis, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱe.

Determiner Edit


  1. this

Declension Edit

See also Edit

Descendants Edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: сь ()
      • Old Ruthenian: сей (sej)
        • Ukrainian: сей (sej) (archaic)
      • Russian: сей (sej) (archaic)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

Further reading Edit

References Edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*sь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 484: “prn. ‘this’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “sь si se”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (SA 36, 199; PR 139)”