Reconstruction:Proto-Iranian/názdyah

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This Proto-Iranian 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-Iranian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *názdyas. Equivalent to *názdah +‎ *-yah. Cognate with Sanskrit नेदीयस् (nedīyas, nearer).

Adjective[edit]

*názdyah

  1. comparative degree of *názdah (close, near): closer, nearer

Derived terms[edit]

  • *názdyakah
    • Northwestern Iranian:
    • Southwestern Iranian:
      • Middle Persian: (/nazdīk/)
        Manichaean: [Manichaean needed] (nzdyk)
        Book Pahlavi: [Book Pahlavi needed] (nzdyk')

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Novák, Ľubomír (2013) Problem of Archaism and Innovation in the Eastern Iranian Languages (PhD dissertation)[1], Prague: Univerzita Karlova v Praze, filozofická fakulta, page 210