Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/vьlna

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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 1[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *wilˀnāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian vìlna, Latvian vil̃na, Old Prussian wilna(skirt).

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit ऊर्णा(ūrṇā), Latin lāna, Proto-Germanic *wullō (< *wulnō).

Noun[edit]

*vь̀lna f

  1. wool
Declension[edit]

Accent paradigm a.

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *wiln-, from Proto-Indo-European *wl̥Hn-.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian vilnìs, vilnià, Latvian vilņa

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit ऊर्मि(ūrmi, wave), Albanian valë, Old High German wella, German Welle, English well, Old Norse vella.

Noun[edit]

*vьlnà f (accent paradigm c)

  1. wave
Declension[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 537
  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “волна”, 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), “волна”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 163