Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kъ(n)

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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]

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Preposition[edit]

*kъ(n)

  1. (with dative) to, towards

Usage notes[edit]

Because of the law of open syllables, the final -n was normally dropped. But when combined with a stem that (originally?) began with a vowel, it was attached to the following word.

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic:
    • Belarusian: к (k)
    • Russian: к (k), ко (ko)
    • Old Novgorodian: ко (ko)
  • South Slavic:
    • Old Church Slavonic: къ ()
    • Bulgarian: към (kǎm)
    • Macedonian: кон (kon)
    • Serbo-Croatian:
      Cyrillic: к, ка
      Latin: k, ka
    • Slovene: k, h
  • West Slavic:
    • Czech: k, ke, ku
    • Old Polish: k
      • Polish: ku
    • Slovak: k, ku
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: k
      • Upper Sorbian: k