Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/cěditi

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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 *skaistei, from Proto-Indo-European *skéyd-sti, from *skeyd- (to split, divide).

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian skíesti (to separate, dilute), Lithuanian šķiêst (scatter, spill, cut).

Indo-European cognates include Proto-Germanic *skītaną (to defecate, to shit), Latin scindō, Ancient Greek σχίζω (skhízō, I split, cleave), Welsh cwys, Sanskrit छिनत्ति (chinátti).

Verb[edit]

*cědìti impf[1][2]

  1. to strain, filter

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*cědìti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 74: “v. (c) ‘strain, filter’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “cěditi: cědjǫ cěditь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c si, filtrere (PR 140)”