Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/velьjь

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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

From *vele + *jь with tense e becoming ь. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *welh₁-, see also Proto-Germanic *wela.[1]

AdjectiveEdit

*velьjь (comparative *boľьjь or *vęťьjь)

  1. great

DeclensionEdit

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AntonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Slavic:
    • Kashubian: wiele
    • Polish: wiele
  • South Slavic:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Studia Etymologica Cracoviensia. (1999). Poland: Ksie̦garnia Akademicka, p. 34