Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/cěpъ

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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-Indo-European *(s)kēi-p- : *(s)koi-p-.

Compare Lithuanian skiẽpas, skiẽpti : skiẽbti, Old High German skivaro, Old Norse skīfa, Ancient Greek σκοῖπος (skoîpos), σκἰπων (skipōn).

Probably related to Ancient Greek σκίπων (skípōn), Latin sсīрiō, Proto-Germanic *skipą (ship; hollow object), perhaps Latin scindō (I split), Ancient Greek σχίζω (skhízō, I split, cleave), Sanskrit छिनत्ति (chinatti), perhaps Sanskrit शिफा (śíphā, fibrous or flexible root).

Noun[edit]

*cěpъ m

  1. stick[1]

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References[edit]

  • ^ Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “цепенеть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress