Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/berťi

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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 *bergtei, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰergʰ-.

Verb[edit]

*berťì impf[1][2]

  1. to safeguard, protect, keep, care for

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*bergtì”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 36: “v. (c?) ‘take care of ’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “bergǫ bertji”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c skåne, bevare (PR 139)”