gyventi

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *gīw-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeih₃w-. Cognate with Latvian dzīvot, Proto-Slavic *živěti, *žiti, Sanskrit जीवति (jī́vati), Latin vīvō (to live) (infinitive vīvere.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡʲiːˈʋʲɛ̂n̪ʲt̪ʲɪ]

Verb[edit]

gyvénti (third-person present tense gyvẽna, third-person past tense gyvẽno)

  1. to live
  2. to inhabit
    gyventi Vilniujeto live in Vilnius

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Further reading[edit]

  • gyventi”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2023
  • gyventi”, in Lietuvių kalbos etimologinio žodyno duomenų bazė [Lithuanian etymological dictionary database], 2007–2012