Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/danь

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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 *dōˀnis, from Proto-Indo-European *deh₃-ni-s, from *deh₃- (to give). Cognate with Lithuanian duõnis (gift), Latin donum, Sanskrit दान (dā́na).

Noun[edit]

*dȃnь f[1][2]

  1. tribute, tax

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*dȃnь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 95: “f. i (c) ‘tribute, tax’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “danь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “f. c afgift (PR 138)”