Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/tъlmačь

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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 a Turkic language; compare Proto-Turkic *tilmaç (Turkish dilmaç (interpreter), Uzbek tilmoch), from Proto-Turkic *til (tongue) (Turkish dil) + Proto-Turkic *-maç (noun suffix).

Probably related to *tъlkъ.

Noun[edit]

*tъlmačь m

  1. interpreter

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “толмач”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress