Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/imeh

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This Proto-Finnic entry contains reconstructed terms 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]

Possibly derived from Proto-Uralic *jemä

Noun[edit]

*imeh

  1. wonder, miracle

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Estonian: ime
  • Finnish: ihme
  • Karelian: imeh, imehtie
  • Livonian: imm
  • Ludian: imehtuda
  • Võro: imeh/imeq
  • Votic: ime

References[edit]

  • ime in Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012), Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, →ISBN
  • Itkonen, Erkki; Kulonen, Ulla-Maija, editors (1992–2000) Suomen sanojen alkuperä [The origin of Finnish words]‎[1] (in Finnish), [note: linked online version also includes some other etymological sources], Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland/Finnish Literature Society, →ISBN