This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Slavic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *m(a)ūˀtei, from Proto-Indo-European *muH- (<*miuH-) 'wet, damp, to wash' [Pokorny 741-743]. Derksen, 2008. Cognate with Lithuanian maudyti, Latvian maut.

Verb edit

*mỳti impf[1][2]

  1. to wash

Conjugation edit

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Descendants edit

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*mỳti”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 338: “v. (a) ‘wash’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “myti: myjǫ myjetь”, in Common Slavic Accentological Word List, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “a (SA 204, 212f., 246; PR 133; MP 23, 27)”