Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/dьnь

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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]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *dein-/*din-, from Proto-Indo-European (see *dyew-):

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian dienà ‎(day), Latvian dìena ‎(day), Old Prussian dēinā ‎(day) (Asg. deinan).

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit दिन ‎(dina, day), Latin nun-dina ‎(market day), Old Irish denus ‎(spatium temporis), Proto-Germanic *tīnaz ‎(day), Albanian ditë ‎(day) (< *din-të). From the *dyew- root, Latin diēs ‎(day), Old Irish die ‎(day), Old Armenian տիւ ‎(tiw, day, daytime).

Noun[edit]

dь̑nь m

  1. day

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm c.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 134
  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “день”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “день”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 241
  • Trubačev O. N., editor (1978), “*dьnь”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 05, Moscow: Nauka, page 213f