Reconstruction:Proto-Uralic/emä

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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]

Noun[edit]

*emä

  1. mother

Descendants[edit]

  • Samoyedic: *ämä
    • Nenets
    • Nganasan: [script needed] (ńame)
    • Selkup: [script needed] (ämä)
  • Ugric:
  • Samic: *eamē (see there for further descendants)
  • Finnic: *emä (see there for further descendants)

References[edit]

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
  • Entry #134 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.