Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/věťati

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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 Proto-Balto-Slavic *waitiāˀ-. Cognate with Old Prussian waitiāt (to say). Connections outside of Balto-Slavic unclear.

Verb[edit]

*věťati ?

  1. to say

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • East Slavic: —

References[edit]

  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “веща́ть”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 148
  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*větjati”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 520