Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/tьstь

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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]

Unclear:

Old Prussian tisties (father-in-law (wife's father)) is related to or borrowed from Slavic.

Noun[edit]

*tьstь m

  1. father-in-law (wife's father)

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “тесть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “тесть”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 241
  • Олег Трубачёв (1959) История славянских терминов родства[1], Moscow, page 125