Old East Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Slavic *lъžь. Cognate with Old Church Slavonic лъжь (lŭžĭ).

Noun edit

лъжь (lŭžĭf

  1. lie, falsehood

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Russian: ложь (ložʹ)
  • Ukrainian: лож (lož)

References edit

  • Sreznevsky, Izmail I. (1902) “лъжь”, in Матеріалы для Словаря древне-русскаго языка по письменнымъ памятникамъ [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old East Slavic Language Based on Written Monuments]‎[1] (in Russian), volumes 2 (Л – П), Saint Petersburg: Department of Russian Language and Literature of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, column 62