See also: mezí, meži, mēži, mêzi, and mezi-

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛzɪ]
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Etymology 1Edit

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

PrepositionEdit

mezi + instrumental

  1. between
  2. among
    Mezi slepými jednooký králem.Among the blind, the one-eyed man is king.

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

NounEdit

mezi f

  1. dative/vocative/locative singular of mez

Further readingEdit

  • mezi in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • mezi in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

IngrianEdit

NounEdit

mezi

  1. Chernyavskij's form of mesi

DeclensionEdit

Chernyavskij's declension of mezi
singular plural
nominative mezi meet
genitive meen messiin
partitive mettä messiiä
illative mettee messii
inessive mee'ez meziiz
elative meest mezist
allative meelle mezille
adessive mee'el meziil
ablative meelt mezilt
translative meeks meziks
essive metteen messiin
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

ReferencesEdit

  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[1], page 130

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