Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pivo

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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-Indo-European *ph₃i-wo-m. Equivalently from *piti (to drink).

Cognate with Ancient Greek πῖνον (pînon, beer).

Noun[edit]

*pȋvo n[1]

  1. drink, beer, beverage

Inflection[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*pȋvo”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 402: “n. o (c) ‘drink, beer’”