утка etymology

Russian word утка comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énh₂ts (Duck.), Proto-Slavic *ǫtь

Detailed word origin of утка

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂énh₂ts Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Duck.
*ǫtь Proto-Slavic (sla-pro)
*anˀtis Proto-Balto-Slavic (ine-bsl-pro)
*ǫty Proto-Slavic (sla-pro)
уты Old Russian (orv)
утка Russian (rus) Bedpan. Canard. Cleat. Duck (also as a food).