Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/paliti

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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]

  • Per Rix (LIV), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *pōl-eye-, a causative/iterative from the root *pel-.
  • Per Derksen from the root *pelh₁-, with a laryngeal due to the evidence of a Balto-Slavic acute.

Cognate with *pòlmy (flame), *pȅpelъ, *pȍpelъ (ashes), Lithuanian pelenaĩ (ashes), plė́nis (speck, fine ashes), Latvian plẽne (white ashes on coals), Old Prussian pelanne (ashes).

Verb[edit]

*pālìti

  1. to burn, to singe

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “пали́ть”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, pages 617–618
  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*pālìti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 390
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “пали́ть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress