Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/moldъ

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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 Proto-Indo-European *(h₂)moldus (soft, weak). Cognates include Latin mollis (soft, mild) and Sanskrit मृदु (mṛdú, soft, mild, weak).

AdjectiveEdit

*mȏldъ[1][2]

  1. young
    Synonym: *junъ

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) , “*mȏldъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 323: “adj. o (c) ‘young’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001) , “moldъ molda moldo”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (SA 109, 146, 172; PR 138)”