Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/sěmьja

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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 *sěmь (household member) +‎ *-ьja (collective).

Noun[edit]

*sěmьja f

  1. living in the same village
  2. family, household

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References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2015) Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 442
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “семья”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume II, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 154
  • Šanskij, N. M. (2004), “семья”, in Školʹnyj etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [School Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Drofa