Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/vějati

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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 *wḗˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂weh₁-. Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek ἄημι (áēmi), Proto-Germanic *wēaną, Sanskrit वाति (vā́ti).

Verb[edit]

*vě̀jati ?

  1. to blow (of wind), winnow

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References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 519
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “веять”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “веять”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 149