Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sęgati

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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]

From sęg- +‎ *-ati. See *sęťi for etymology.

Verb[edit]

*sę̀gati

  1. to reach for, to attain

Inflection[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: sahati (to touch, to reach for), 1sg. sahu, 2sg. sěžeš
    • Czech: sahat (to touch, to reach for)
    • Polish: sięgać (to reach for, to reach)
    • Slovak: siahať (to reach for)
    • Sorbian:

References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*sę̀dzati; *sę̀gati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 449
  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “сяга́ть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress