Reconstruction:Proto-Samic/kietë

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This Proto-Samic 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-Samic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *käte.

Noun[edit]

*kietë

  1. hand

Inflection[edit]

Even
Nominative *kietë
Genitive *kiet̯ën
Singular Plural
Nominative *kietë *kiet̯ëk
Accusative *kiet̯ëm *kiet̯ëjtē
Partitive *kietëtē
Genitive *kiet̯ën *kiet̯ëj
Essive *kietënē *kiet̯ëjnē
Inessive *kiet̯ësnē
Elative *kiet̯ëstē *kiet̯ëjstē
Illative *kietës̯ën
Comitative *kiet̯ëjnē
*kiet̯ëjnë
Abessive *kiet̯ëptāk̯ëk

Descendants[edit]

  • Western Samic:
    • Southern Sami: gïete
    • Ume Sami: giähta
    • Pite Sami: giehta
    • Lule Sami: giehta
    • Northern Sami: giehta
  • Eastern Samic:

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland