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 *tūˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun Edit


  1. you (singular)

Declension Edit

Descendants Edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: ты (ty)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: ty
    • Kashubian:
    • Polabian: tåi
    • Old Polish: ty
      • Polish: ty
      • Silesian: ty
    • Slovak: ty
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: ty
      • Upper Sorbian: ty

References Edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*ty”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 502: “prn. ‘you’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “ty”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “you: cf. table X”