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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Panslavic, Proto-Slavic *ědъ; either from *ěsti (to eat), from Proto-Indo-European *ēd-,[1] or related to Middle High German eitar (pus), from Proto-Indo-European *oid-.[2]

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NounEdit

jed m

  1. poison
  2. venom

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "jed" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ "jed" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, second edition, Academia, 1968

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to jad.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jȇd m (Cyrillic spelling је̑д)

  1. anger, rage, fury
  2. (expressively) poison

ReferencesEdit

  • jed” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *(j)ědъ, most likely from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-u-, an extension of Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed- (to eat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jed m (genitive singular jedu, nominative plural jedy, genitive plural jedov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. poison
  2. venom

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Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • jed in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk