Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/lьgъkъ

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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 Pre-Slavic *lingukas < *h₁ln̥gʷʰ-u-ko-s (see *-ъkъ), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ- (light).

Adjective[edit]

*lьgъkъ

  1. light (not heavy)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “легкий”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*lьgъkъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 297