Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/-tva

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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]

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Suffix[edit]

*-tva f

  1. Deverbative, forming nouns denoting an act, state, result or a tool.
    *briti ‎(to shave) → *britva ‎(razor)
    *pasti ‎(to graze) → *pastva ‎(flock)
    *klęti ‎(to curse) → *klętva ‎(curse)
    *orati ‎(to plow) → *oratva ‎(plowing)
    *modliti ‎(to pray) → *molitva ‎(prayer)
    *sějati ‎(to sow) → *sětva ‎(sowing)
    *žęti ‎(to reap, harvest) → *žętva ‎(harvest)

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