Reconstruction:Proto-Slavic/zobь

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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]

Cognate to Lithuanian žė̃bti. Probably from Proto-Indo-European *ǵebʰ- (jaw, mouth). Compare Old English ċeafl, German Kiefer, Irish gob, Avestan 𐬰𐬀𐬟𐬀𐬭𐬆(zafarə, mouth).

Noun[edit]

*zȍbь f[1]

  1. fodder

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*zȏbь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 558