lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to make (it) daytime

For compounds denoting weekdays, see the appendix, Date.


Daytime, like the sun, is mythologically and poetically seen as male. This is the source of the ‘male’ (non-zero) poststem.


gender change of
NLem dje‑a
LMLem djè‑yr
MLem djei‑yr ‘day’
OLem djei‑
PLem *djēw‑
PIE *di̯ḗu‑s ‘sky’


Gk Ζεύς ‘Zeus’, Lat diēs ‘day’

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