Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pǫto

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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 Proto-Balto-Slavic *pánˀta, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)ponh₁-to-m, from *(s)penh₁- (to twist, weave). Cognate with Lithuanian pántis (horse-lock), Old Prussian panto (fetter), Old Armenian հանում (hanum, to weave, sow together).

Noun[edit]

pǫ̀to n

  1. fetter

Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic:
    • Belarusian: пу́та (púta)
    • Russian: пу́ты (púty) (plurale tantum)
    • Ukrainian: пу́то (púto)
  • South Slavic:
  • West Slavic:

References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) , “pǫ̀to”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 417
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “путо”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress