Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kopa

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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]

Resultant noun of *kopati (to dig) +‎ *-a, cognate with Latvian kaps (grave), Lithuanian kãpas (grave).

Noun[edit]

*kopà f[1][2][3]

  1. heap, pile

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic:
    • Russian: копа́ (kopá)
    • Ukrainian: копа́ (kopá)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

Further reading[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “копа́”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress
  • Trubačóv, Oleg, editor (1984) , “*kopa”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 11, Moscow: Nauka, page 11
  • Georgiev Vl. I., editor (1979) , “копа”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 2, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 607

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*kopa”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 232: “f. ā ‘heap, shock’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “kopa kopy”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c bunke (PR 138)”
  3. ^ Snoj, Marko (2016) , “kópa”, in Slovenski etimološki slovar, Ljubljana: Inštitut za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, →ISBN: “*kopa̋”