Appendix:Proto-Uralic/mëxe

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This Proto-Uralic 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-Uralic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Koivulehto (2009), possibly an old loanword from Indo-Iranian; compare Sanskrit मही ‎(mahī, earth), from Proto-Indo-European *meǵh₂s.

Noun[edit]

*mëxe

  1. earth, land

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Ugric:
    •  ? Khanty:
    • Mansi:
      • Northern: ма ‎()
      • Southern: [script needed] ‎(mɛ̮̄)
  • Permic:
    • Komi: му ‎(mu)
    • Udmurt: му ‎(mu)
  • Mari: мӱнӧ ‎(münö, down, below)
  • Finnic: *maa (see there for further descendants)

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