Reconstruction:Proto-Uralic/ku-

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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 *kʷ-, *kʷos.

Pronoun[edit]

*ku-

  1. who
  2. where

Descendants[edit]

  • Ugric:
    • Hungarian: hol
  • Permic:
  • Finnic: *ku

From *kuńćɜ:[1]

  • Samoyedic:
    • Nenets:
      • Forest Nenets: ? [script needed] (kuše)
  • Ugric:
  • Permic:
  • Mari:
  • Finnic: ? *konsa

References[edit]

  1. ^ Лыткин, В. И.; Гуляев, Е. С. (1970) Краткий этимологический словарь коми языка [Brief Etymological Dictionary of the Komi language] (in Russian), Moscow: Наука

Further reading[edit]

  • Entry #372 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.