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 *sāˀlis; cognate with Latvian sāls (salt), Lithuanian saldus (sweet) and Old Prussian sal (salt). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂ls.

Noun edit

*sȍlь f[1][2]

  1. salt

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Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “соль”, in , Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*sȏlь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 461
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “solь”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “f. c salt (PR 138)”