Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/zǫbъ

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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 *źambas, 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 ‎(jámbha) and Proto-Germanic *kambaz ‎(comb).

Noun[edit]

*zǫ̑bъ m

  1. tooth

Inflection[edit]

Accent paradigm c.

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 549

References[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978 90 04 15504 6, page 549
  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “зуб”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress