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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish مزه(meze), from Persian مزه(maze, taste, snack).

NounEdit

мезе (mezen

  1. (colloquial) snack

InflectionEdit


MokshaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Uralic *mi. Cognates include Erzya мезе (meze), Finnish mikä, Estonian mis, Livonian mis, Northern Sami [Term?] (mii), Eastern Mari мо (mo), Komi-Zyrian мый (myj), Udmurt ма (ma), Khanty [script needed] (mŭj), Mansi [script needed] (manər), Hungarian mi.[1]

PronunciationEdit

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PronounEdit

мезе (meze)

  1. (interrogative, relative) what
    • V. I. Ščankina (2011) Russko-mokšansko-erzjanskij slovarʹ [Russian-Moksha-Erzya Dictionary], Saransk, →ISBN
      нечего — аш мезе, аш месть
      nečego — aš meze, aš mestʹ
      nothing [in Russian] — nothing
      нечто — мезе-бъди, кати-мезе
      nečto — meze-bʺdi, kati-meze
      something [in Russian] — something
      ничто — мезевок
      ničto — mezevok
      nothing [in Russian] — nothing
      род — лия мезе (разновидность/специфика чего-либо)
      rod — lija meze (raznovidnostʹ/specifika čego-libo)
      type [in Russian] — type (variety/character of something [in Russian])
      ули мезенкса (заслуживать)
      uli mezenksa (zasluživatʹ)
      to be worth (to be worth [in Russian])

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 mis in Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012), Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, →ISBN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish مزه(meze), from Persian مزه(maze, taste, snack). Akin to мезѐтлук.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /měze/
  • Hyphenation: ме‧зе

NounEdit

мѐзе n (Latin spelling mèze)

  1. (regional) snack, bite

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • мезе” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Škaljić, Abdulah (1966) Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Sarajevo: Svjetlost, page 462