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

  • Vasmer, Max, “масть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language]‎[2] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, 1964–1973

ReferencesEdit

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