Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zima, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źeimā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéyōm.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zyma f (diminutive zymka)

  1. cold (condition of low temperature)
  2. winter

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • zyma 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.
  • zyma in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zima, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źeimā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéyōm.

NounEdit

zyma f

  1. winter

DeclensionEdit