Appendix:Proto-Slavic/mьgla

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This entry contains Proto-Slavic reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Slavic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *miglāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃migʰleh₂ (mist, cloud), from the root *h₃meygʰ-.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian miglà (mist, haze), Latvian migla (mist, haze) and indirectly Old Prussian maiggun (sleep) (accusative singular).

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit मेघ (meghá, cloud, gloomy weather), Ancient Greek ὀμίχλη (omíkhlē, mist, haze), Old Armenian մէգ (mēg, mist) and Armenian մգլել (mglel).

Noun[edit]

*mьgla̍ f (accent paradigm b)

  1. fog, mist

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References[edit]

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 338f
  • мгла” in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 457–458