Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/padati

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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 *pàsti (to fall) +‎ *-ati, regionally *pàsti (to fall) +‎ *-jati. Per Derksen, an example of Winter's law.

Verb[edit]

*pàdati impf (perfective *padnǫti)[1]

  1. to fall
  2. to encounter, to come across

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Further reading[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “паду́”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress
  • Georgiev Vl. I., Duridanov I., editors (1995) , “падам, падна, паднувам”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 4, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 999

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*pàdati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 389: “v. (a) ‘fall’”