Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/četvьrtъ

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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]

Proto-Slavic numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: *četyre
    Ordinal: *četvьrtъ
    Adverbial: *četyre šьdy, *četyre kortь
    Multiplier: *četverъnъ, *četyre kortьnъ
    Collective: *čеtvеrо
    Fractional: *četvьrtina, *četvьrtь, *četvьrtъka

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *ketwirtas, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwr̥tHos.

Adjective[edit]

*četvьrtъ[1][2]

  1. fourth

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*četvьrtъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 87: “num. o ‘fourth’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “četvьrtъ”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a fjerde (PR 133)”