Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/medъ

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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 *medú, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

Noun[edit]

*mȅdъ m[1][2][3]

  1. honey
  2. mead

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*mȇdъ”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 306: “m. u (c) ‘honey, mead’”
  2. ^ Olander, Thomas (2001), “medъ medu”, in Common Slavic accentological word list, Copenhagen: Editiones Olander: “c honey (NA 126, 128, 142; SA 25, 140, 177; PR 137)”
  3. ^ Nikolajev, S. L. (2012), “Vostočnoslavjanskije refleksy akcentnoj paradigmy d i indojevropejskije sootvetstvija slavjanskim akcentnym tipam suščestvitelʹnyx mužskovo roda s o- i u-osnovami*”, in Karpato-balkanskij dialektnyj landšaft: Jazyk i kulʹtura[1] (in Russian), volume 2, Moscow: Institute for Slavic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, page 95: “*mȇdъ”