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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/męti

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This Proto-Slavic 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.

Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *minˀtei. Baltic cognates include Lithuanian mìnti (to trample, to scutch), Latvian mĩt (to trample, to scutch). Further cognates unclear:

VerbEdit

*mę̀ti impf

  1. to crumple, to scutch

ConjugationEdit

  • 1sg. *mьnǫ

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 316
  2. ^ Trubačev O. N., editor (1992), “*męti”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ slavjanskix jazykov [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), volume 19, Moscow: Nauka, page 19
  3. ^ Šanskij, N. M. (2004), “мять”, in Školʹnyj etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [School Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Drofa