mezi

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See also: mezí, meži, mēži, mêzi, and mezi-

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛzɪ/
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

mezi + instrumental

  1. between
  2. among
    Mezi slepými jednooký králem.Among the blind, the one-eyed man is king.

Noun[edit]

mezi f

  1. dative/vocative/locative singular of mez

Further reading[edit]

  • mezi in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • mezi in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mezi

  1. honey

Lozi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màjíjɪ̀.

Noun[edit]

mezi

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Godwin A. M. Lewanika, English-Lozi Phrase Book (1949)
  • Adolphe Jalla, Elementary Grammar of the Lozi Language (1937)

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *meci.

Noun[edit]

mezi

  1. honey

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of mezi
nominative sing. mezi
genitive sing. meden
partitive sing. met
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative mezi
accusative meden
genitive meden
partitive met
essive-instructive meden
translative medeks
inessive medes
elative medespäi
illative ?
adessive medel
ablative medelpäi
allative medele
abessive medeta
comitative medenke
prolative metme
approximative I medenno
approximative II medennoks
egressive medennopäi
terminative I ?
terminative II medelesai
terminative III medessai
additive I ?
additive II medelepäi

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007) , “мёд”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika