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Reconstruction:Old Median/buzə́h

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This Old Median entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Old MedianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian *buȷ́áh.

NounEdit

*buzə́h[1]

  1. goat

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Median: *buz
    • Kermanic: بز(buz, boz, biz, bøz, bu̞z), بزە
    • Sivandi: بز(bez)
    • Talysh: [script needed] (bьz)
    • Old Armenian: բզաք (bzakʿ)
    • Middle Persian:
      Book Pahlavi: 𐮱𐮵𐮿(bwc /buz/)
      • Classical Persian: بز(buz)
        • Iranian Persian: بز(boz)
          • Lari: [script needed] (boz)
        • Tajik: буз (buz)
        • Tat: [script needed] (büzlä)
  • Semnani: [script needed] (boza)
  • Elamite: 𒁍𒍝 (bu-za) (personal name)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hinz, Walther (1975), “*bŭza-”, in Altiranisches Sprachgut der Nebenüberlieferungen (Göttinger Orientforschungen, Reihe III, Iranica; 3) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz