Reconstruction:Proto-Uralic/käďwä

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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]

*käďwä

  1. female animal (? stoat, ermine)

Descendants[edit]

  • Samoyedic: *käjwä, *käjmä
    • Enets:
      • Forest Enets: [Term?]
      • Tundra Enets: [Term?] (see)
    • Nenets:
      • Forest Nenets: [script needed] (śiḿḿeʰku)
      • Tundra Nenets: сибяко
    • Selkup: [script needed] (šǖm)
    • Kamassian: [script needed] (šʉjmʉ)
    • Mator: [script needed] (kejbe, mare)
  • Ugric:
    • Hungarian: hölgy, (old) helgy
    • Mansi: *kääľ
    • Khanty:
      • Northern: кей (kej)
      • Eastern: [script needed] (köjəŋ)
  • Samic: *kāθvē
  • Germanic: *kattuz (possibly)

Further reading[edit]

  • Entry #222 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.