Appendix:Proto-Balto-Slavic/báʔbáʔ

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This Proto-Balto-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-Balto-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nursery language.

Noun[edit]

*báʔbáʔ f[1]

  1. old woman

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Latvian: bãba (old woman)
  • Lithuanian: bóba (old woman), stress pattern 1
  • Slavic: *ba̋ba (old woman), a.p. a

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 32