Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/mǫžь

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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 *mangjas, from Proto-Indo-European *mongʷyos, from *mon- (man). For the suffix, compare Old Lithuanian žmuõ, modern Lithuanian žmogùs.

Noun[edit]

*mǫ̑žь m[1][2]

  1. man
  2. husband

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*mǫ̑žь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 330: “m. jo (c) ‘man, husband’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “mǫžь mǫža”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c (SA 70, 158, 171; PR 137; RPT 102)”