Lower SorbianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • bźeze (used before certain consonants and consonant clusters)

EtymologyEdit

From a conflation of pśez (through) with earlier bjez (still the Upper Sorbian form), from Proto-Slavic *bez.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

bźez (with genitive)

  1. without

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • bźez in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • bźez in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.