Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/mazь

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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

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *mazati (to smear) +‎ *-ь

NounEdit

*mȃzь f

  1. grease, ointment

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • East Slavic:
    • Old East Slavic: мазь (mazĭ)
  • South Slavic:
    • Old Church Slavonic:
    • Bulgarian: мазь (mazʹ)
    • Serbo-Croatian: (archaic)
      Cyrillic: маз
      Latin: mȃz
    • Slovene: maz
  • West Slavic:
    • Czech: maz m
    • Polish: maź f
    • Sorbian:
      • Lower Sorbian: maz f
      • Upper Sorbian: maz m (dialectal)

ReferencesEdit

  • Derksen, Rick, “*mȃzь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008, →ISBN, page 304
  • Vasmer, Max, “мазь”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language]‎[1] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, 1964–1973