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 Proto-Balto-Slavic *mirtís, from Proto-Indo-European *mértis.

Noun edit

*mьrtь f

  1. skin disease

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • West Slavic:
    • Old Czech: mrt
From *mьrtina

Further reading edit

  • Trubachyov, Oleg, editor (1994), “*mьrtь/*mьrta”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological dictionary of Slavic languages] (in Russian), numbers 21 (*mъrskovatъjь – *nadějьnъjь), Moscow: Nauka, →ISBN, page 150