Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/klamati

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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]

Unknown, possibly of expressive origin with original meaning to swindle, to swing. Morphologically from *klama +‎ *-ati.

Verb[edit]

*klamàti impf[1]

  1. to sway, to swindle
  2. to lie, to deceive (in West Slavic)
    Synonym: *lъgati

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016), “klamiti”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar, Ljubljana: Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, →ISBN: “Pslovan. *klama̋ti”