Lexeme – Details – mačka

Lexeme

Transcription
mačka
Script
IPA
Meaning
cat
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
f
Note
"originally a pet-name form of Maria; cf. G. Mieze, Mies 'cat' < Maria, ME. malkin 'cat' < Matilda" (CDB)

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Sources

Source
Buck, C., D. (1949). A dictionary of selected synonyms in the principal Indo–European languages: a contribution to the history of ideas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[CDB]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
KA147, KA147

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