Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/pljuťe

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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]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Two similar but etymologically distinct forms are found:

Both variants are ablaut grades of Proto-Indo-European *plewt-, an extension of *plew-. The two ablaut variants are also found in Latvian plàukšas vs. pļàukšas.[1]

Noun[edit]

*pljūťè n

  1. (anatomy) lung

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2015) Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 362