Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/toliti

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This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Balto-Slavic *talīˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *tolH-éye-ti, from *(s)telH- (to still). Baltic cognates include Lithuanian táldyti (to silence, to soothe) (dialectal), tìlti (to become silent) (1sg. tylù), tylė́ti (to become silent) (1sg. tyliù), Latvian tilinât (to spoil (a child)). Other Indo-European cognates include Old Irish tuilim (to sleep), Old Armenian թողում (tʿołum, to leave), possibly Old High German stilli (quiet).

Verb[edit]

*toliti

  1. to calm, to soothe

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