Reconstruction:Proto-Nuristani/nāwyā́

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This Proto-Nuristani 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-Nuristani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *naHuyáH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *náHuš (boat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*nāwyā́ f[1]

  1. mill race

Descendants[edit]

  • Northern Nuristani:
    • Kamkata-viri:
      Kamviri:
      Kativiri:
    • Prasuni: onúǧ, unúǧ, vunúǧ
  • Southern Nuristani:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Strand, Richard F. (2016), “no”, in Nûristânî Etymological Lexicon