Reconstruction:Proto-Uralic/kala

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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]

Etymology[edit]

Often compared with Proto-Indo-European *(s)kʷálos.

Noun[edit]

*kala

  1. fish

Descendants[edit]

  • Samoyedic: *kålä
  • Ugric:
    • Hungarian: hal
    • Khanty:
      • Northern, Eastern: хул (xul)
      • Southern: [script needed] (xuť)
    • Mansi:
      • Northern, Eastern: хул (hul)
      • Western: [script needed] (kul)
      • Southern: [script needed] (kōl)
  • Mari: кол (kol)
  • Mordvinic:
  • Samic: *kuolē (see there for further descendants)
  • Finnic: *kala (see there for further descendants)

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