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

Probably reflects an archaic perfect of otherwise disputed root:

Verb edit

*so(p)ti impf (perfective *sopnǫti)[1]

  1. to wheeze, to whistle
    Synonym: *xripati

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References edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Snoj, Marko (2016) “sopsti”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar [Slovenian Etymology Dictionary] (in Slovene), 3rd edition, *so(p)ti̋, sed. *sȍpǫ

Further reading edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) “сопеть”, in Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Melnychuk, O. S., editor (2006), “сопіти”, in Етимологічний словник української мови [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), volume 5 (Р – Т), Kyiv: Naukova Dumka, →ISBN, page 355