Reconstruction:Proto-Algonquian/e·hsepana

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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]

Noun[edit]

*e·hsepana

  1. raccoon

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Siebert (1967)
  • David Costa, The Miami-Illinois Language (ISBN 0803215142, 2003)
  • Somerset County Historical Quarterly, volume 6 (says the Jersey Dutch pronounce it "haspawn")