mgła

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mьgla, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *miglāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃migʰleh₂ (mist, cloud), from the root *h₃meygʰ-.

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian miglà (mist, haze), Latvian migla (mist, haze) and indirectly Old Prussian maiggun (sleep) (accusative singular).

Indo-European cognates include Sanskrit मेघ (megha, cloud, gloomy weather), Ancient Greek ὀμίχλη (omíkhlē, mist, haze), Albanian mjegull, Old Armenian մէգ (mēg, mist) and Armenian մգլել (mglel).

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mgła f (diminutive mgiełka)

  1. fog, mist, haze

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