Appendix:Proto-Slavic/světъ

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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-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine). Compare Proto-Germanic *hwītaz (white), Sanskrit श्वेत (śvetá, white, bright).

Noun[edit]

*světъ m

  1. world
  2. light

Declension[edit]

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