Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/měxъ

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This Proto-Slavic entry contains 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 *maišás, from Proto-Indo-European *moiso-. Cognate with Lithuanian maĩšas (bag, sack), Latvian màiss (bag), Old Prussian moasis (bellows), Sanskrit मेष m (meṣá, ram, sheep), Persian میش (meš, sheep, ewe), Old Norse meiss m (basket), Old High German meisa m (pannier).

Noun[edit]

*mě̑xъ m

  1. leather bag

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