Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/-ъtь

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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]

I-stem counter-part of *-ъtъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *-tis appended to u-stems. Parallel to *-otь.

Suffix[edit]

*-ъtь m or f

  1. From basic roots, forms derivative nouns
    *degъtь m (tar) ← Pre-Slavic *degti (to heat, to burn)
    *lapъtь m (metatarsus, bast shoe)*lapа (paw)
    *slękъtь f (slime)*slęka (slush)
  2. From nouns, forms partitive nouns with diminutive meaning
    *nogъtь m (nail)*noga (foot)
    *polъtь f (half-side)*polъ (one half)

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Declension[edit]

For masculine declension:

For feminine declension:

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