Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/dyňa

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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 earlier *kъdynja, from Latin māla cydōnia, from Ancient Greek κυδώνιον (μῆλον) (kudṓnion (mêlon), quince).[1]

Noun[edit]

*dỳňa f[2]

  1. melon
    Synonyms: *pьpešь, *piponъ
  2. watermelon (regionally)

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “ды́ня”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “dynja”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (PR 132; RPT 110)”