Latvian edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *mínˀtei[1], from Proto-Indo-European *men- (to rumple). Cognate with Lithuanian mìnti and Russian мять (mjatʹ, to crumple; to knead).

Verb edit

mīt (intr., 1st conj., pres. minu, min, min, past minu)

  1. to tread
  2. to press
  3. to pedal
  4. to tan
Conjugation edit

Etymology 2 edit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *meytH- (to exchange).

Verb edit

mīt (tr., 1st conj., pres. miju, mij, mij, past miju)

  1. to change
  2. to exchange
Conjugation edit

Etymology 3 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit


  1. inflection of mist:
    1. second/third-person singular present indicative
    2. third-person plural present indicative
    3. second-person singular imperative
  2. (with the particle lai) third-person singular imperative of mist
  3. (with the particle lai) third-person plural imperative of mist

References edit

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden; Boston: Brill, →ISBN, →ISSN, page 315-316. →ISBN

Tocharian B edit

Etymology edit

Cf. mit.

Noun edit

mīt ?

  1. honey