Appendix:Proto-Algonquian/wete·himini

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This Proto-Algonquian entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Algonquian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The second element is -imini (berry).

Noun[edit]

*wete·himini

  1. strawberry

Usage notes[edit]

  • Malecite-Passamaquoddy pskihqimins (strawberry) and Abenaki mskikoimins (strawberry) do not derive from this word and are instead compounds meaning "red berry".

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Goddard (1982)