Appendix:Proto-Slavic/zǫbъ

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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]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *źombos[1], from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰos.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian žam̃bas (sharp edge) and Latvian zobs (tooth).

Indo-European cognates include Ancient Greek γόμφος (gómphos), Sanskrit जम्भ (jambha) and Proto-Germanic *kambaz (comb).

Noun[edit]

*zǫ̑bъ m (accent paradigm c)

  1. tooth

Declension[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 549

References[edit]

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 549
  • зуб” 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