This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From *mǫ̑žь +‎ *-ьskъ.

Reconstruction notes edit

With a retraction accent in Slovene and with a secondary Serbo-Croatian normative form.

Adjective edit

*mǫ̑žьskъ or *mǫžьskъ̀jь

  1. male

Declension edit

Accent paradigm c. According to the Dybo’s system, the form belongs to the accent type C.

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1994), “*mǫžьskъjь”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 20 (*morzatъjь – *mъrsknǫti), Moscow: Nauka, →ISBN, page 162