Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sloniti

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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

Formed as *slonъ (shed, offset) +‎ *-iti.

VerbEdit

*slonìti impf (perfective *slaněti)[1]

  1. to lean
  2. to screen, to shelter

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • South Slavic:
    • Old Church Slavonic: слонити (sloniti)
    • Bulgarian: слоня (slonja)
    • Macedonian: слони (sloni) (dialectal)
    • Serbo-Croatian: zaslòniti

Further readingEdit

  • Todorov T., editor (2010), “-слоня”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 7, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 115

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “slonẹ́ti”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar, Ljubljana: Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, →ISBN: “*sloni̋ti”