Tundra NenetsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samoyedic *wit, from Proto-Uralic *wete. Cognates include Finnish vesi and Hungarian víz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

иˮ (yiq)

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • A. P. Pyrerka and N. M. Tereshenko, editors (1948) Русско-Ненецкий словарь [Russian-Nenets dictionary], Moscow: Огиз, page 38
  • Irina Nikolaeva (2014) A Grammar of Tundra Nenets, Walter de Gruyter GmbH, →ISBN, page 57