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 *tęžьkъ (heavy) +‎ *-ostь.

Noun edit

*tęžestь f

  1. burden, heaviness

Declension edit

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

  • Todorov, T. A.; Racheva, M., editors (2010), “тежест”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 7 (слòво – теря̀свам), Sofia: Prof. Marin Drinov Pubg. House, →ISBN, page 890