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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.

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Proto-SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *mā́ˀtē, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr.

NounEdit

*màti f[1][2]

  1. mother

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*màti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 303: “f. r (a) ‘mother’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “mati matere”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “mother (NA 136, 139, 143; SA 18; PR 133)”