Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/živъ

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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 *gīˀwas, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive).

Adjective[edit]

*živъ

  1. alive, live, living

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm c.

Antonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “живо́й”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in ru), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*živъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 564