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Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/mastь

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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 *mazati (to smear) +‎ *-tь.

NounEdit

*mȃstь f[1][2]

  1. ointment

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • *maslo (oil, butter)
  • *mazati (to oil, annoint, smear)
  • *mazь (grease, ointment)
  • *mazъ (grease, ointment)

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*mȃstь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 302: “f. i (c) ‘ointment’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “mastь”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “f. c fedt, farve (PR 138)”