Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/kotъ

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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]

Probably from Latin cattus or Proto-Germanic *kattuz (see those entries and cat for further etymology).

Noun[edit]

*kòtъ m[1]

  1. cat
  2. tomcat, male cat

Declension[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic:
  • South Slavic:
    • Bulgarian: кот (kot) (dialectal)
    • Serbo-Croatian:
      Cyrillic: кот (obsolete)
      Latin: kot (obsolete)
  • West Slavic:
    • Czech: kot (dialectal)
    • Kashubian: kòt
    • Polish: kot
    • Slovak: kot (dialectal)
    • Slovincian: kot
    • Sorbian:

Further reading[edit]

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “кот”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “кот”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 435
  • Trubačóv, Oleg, editor (1984), “*kotъ I”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 11, Moscow: Nauka, page 209

References[edit]

  1. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “kotъ”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “b hankat (PR 134)”