See also: meži, mēži, and mezi-

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

mezi + instrumental

  1. between
  2. among

LoziEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *màjíjɪ̀.

NounEdit

mezi

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Godwin A. M. Lewanika, English-Lozi Phrase Book (1949)
  • Adolphe Jalla, Elementary Grammar of the Lozi Language (1937)

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *meci.

NounEdit

mezi

  1. honey

InflectionEdit

Inflection of mezi
nominative sing. mezi
genitive sing. meden
partitive sing. met
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative mezi
accusative meden
genitive meden
partitive met
essive-instructive meden
translative medeks
inessive medes
elative medespäi
illative  ?
adessive medel
ablative medelpäi
allative medele
abessive medeta
comitative medenke
prolative metme
approximative I medenno
approximative II medennoks
egressive medennopäi
terminative I  ?
terminative II medelesai
terminative III medessai
additive I  ?
additive II medelepäi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “мёд”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika