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

Inherited from Proto-Balto-Slavic *wāns, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *jūˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronoun Edit


  1. you, ye (plural, nominative)
  2. you (plural, accusative)

Declension Edit

Descendants Edit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: вꙑ (vy)
      • Old Ruthenian: вы (vy)
        • Belarusian: вы (vy)
        • Rusyn: вы ()
        • Ukrainian: ви (vy)
      • Russian: вы (vy)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:
    • Kashubian:
    • Old Czech: vy
    • Old Polish: wy
      • Polish: wy
      • Silesian: wy
    • Slovak: vy
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: wy
      • Upper Sorbian: wy

Further reading Edit