Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/haina

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This Proto-Finnic 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-Finnic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *šaina, borrowed from Proto-Balto-Slavic *śaina-. Compare Lithuanian šienas, Proto-Slavic *sěno. Raising *ai > *ei is common Core Finnic.

Noun[edit]

*haina

  1. hay

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]