źiśe

See also: zǐsè

Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • źěśe (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dětę, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- (to suckle, suck).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

źiśe n (genitive góleśa, plural źiśi)

  1. child

DeclensionEdit

This word is in a suppletive relationship with góle. In the nominative and accusative singular, źiśe and góle are both found. The genitive, dative, instrumental, and locative singular as well the entire dual are formed from góle, while the plural is formed from źiśe.

Last modified on 23 August 2013, at 21:25