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Appendix:Proto-Slavic *ežь

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Proto-Slavic

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰis (hedgehog).

Baltic cognates include Lithuanian ežys (hedgehog) and Latvian ezis (hedgehog).

Other Indo-European cogntes include Phrygian eksis, Ancient Greek ἐχῖνος (ekhinos), Old English igel (English igil), Old High German igil (German Igel), Armenian ոզնի (ozni), Old Norse ígul, Ossetian уызын (wyzyn), Albanian esh.

Noun

ežь or ježь m.

  1. hedgehog

Descendants