ня̄л

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Mansi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • [script needed] (ńǟl) (Western Mansi)
  • [script needed] (ńø̄l) (Eastern Mansi)
  • [script needed] (ńėl) (Southern Mansi)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *ńële (arrow).[1] Cognates include Hungarian nyíl, Finnish nuoli, Estonian nool.

Noun[edit]

ня̄л (ńāl)

  1. (Northern) arrow

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #622 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Further reading[edit]

  • Afanasʹjeva, K. V.; Sobjanina, S. A. (2012), “ня̄л”, in Školʹnyj mansijsko-russkij slovarʹ) [Mansi-Russian school dictionary], Khanty-Mansiysk: RIO IRO
  1. Mansi Dictionary of Munkácsi and Kálmán [1]