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

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From *tъ (this, that) +‎ *jь +‎ *dьnь (day).

Per Lučyc-Fedarėc, I. I., Belarusian ты́дзень (týdzjenʹ), ты́дзянь (týdzjanʹ), ты́день (týdjenʹ) probably are borrowed/caused from/by Polish language.

Noun edit

*tъjьdьnь m

  1. week

Declension edit

See also edit

Days of the week in Proto-Slavic · *dьne nedě̀ľę̇/tajegodьne (layout · text)
*neděľa *ponedělъkъ
*serda *četvьrtъkъ *pętъkъ *sǫbota

Usage notes edit

This form is preferred by the Catholic tribes, while the Orthodox tribes use *sedmica[1] or the word *neděľa for Sunday also for week.

Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Chernykh, P. Ja. (1993), “неделя”, in Историко-этимологический словарь русского языка [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1 (а – пантомима), 3rd edition, Moscow: Russian Lang., →ISBN, page 566

Further reading edit