Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/běgati

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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 thematizing of earlier *běťi, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *bḗˀgtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰegʷ-.

Verb[edit]

*bě̀gati impf[1][2]

  1. to flee
  2. to run

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*bě̀gati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 39: “v. (a) ‘run, flee’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “běgajǫ -ati”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (PR 123, 133)”