Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/glumiti

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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]

Denominative verb from *glumъ, *gluma (mockery? amusement? joke?) + *-iti, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰlow-m-, from the root *gʰlew-. Cognate with Old Norse glaumr (jubilation), gleyma (to forget, to jubilate, to make merry), Old English glēam (jubilation, joy), Ancient Greek χλεύη (khleúē, joke, mockery), χλευάζω (khleuázō, to joke), Lithuanian glaudas, glauda (fun) (Daouksha's dictionary), gláudoti (to joke), Latvian glaudât (to joke).

Verb[edit]

*glumiti impf[1]

  1. to mock? to amuse? to joke?

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*glumiti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 167: “v.”