Appendix:Proto-Slavic/voskъ

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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 *woṣko, from Proto-Indo-European *woḱs-ko-m? (Derksen) or *woks- (Černyx).

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian vãškas ‎(wax), Latvian vasks ‎(wax).

Indo-European cognates include Proto-Germanic *wahsą ‎(wax), unlikely Ancient Greek ἰξός ‎(ixós).

Noun[edit]

*voskъ m

  1. wax

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm b? or c.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rick Derksen (2008), Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Brill: Leiden-Boston, page 529
  • воск 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
  • воск” in Pavel Černyx (1999), Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 2 vols (3rd ed.), Moscow: Publishing House "Russian Language", volume 1, page 168