Old Church Slavonic: tʃɛsɑti
back to meaning list ‘scratch’
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Old Church Slavonic
Alternative lexemes could be 'стр(ѹ/ъ)гати' or 'дьрати' (and some other less frequent words). However, in texts they all refer to more violent acts connected with splitting something from something (not rarely to 'tearing off the skin').
Source of lexical data
Cognate Class G
Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
There is no certainty that the word really fits the definition of the Swadesh term. It can be something more like 'tickle'.
Indo-European Lexical Cognacy Database (LexDB version 0.9)