Appendix:Proto-Slavic/kǫťa

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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]

Of obscure origin. Usually listed as an exclusive South Slavic isogloss, with sporadic appearance in East Slavic. It may be a cognate of Sogdian kand (city), Khotanese kanthā (city) and Ossetian (Iron dialect) кӕнд (kænd) (building).

Noun[edit]

*kǫťa f

  1. house, hut, cabin

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bailey, H W (1979) Dictionary of Khotan Saka, Cambridge University Press, p. 51