Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/acja

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This Proto-Finnic 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-FinnicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Three etymologies have been proposed:

Vershinin moreover compares the word with Erzya азкс (azks, story)[1] which is not compatible with any of these.

NounEdit

*acja

  1. matter, case

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: asi
  • Finnish: asia, asja
  • Ingrian: assiia, assia
  • Karelian: asie
  • Livonian: ažā
  • Veps: azj
  • Võro: asi
  • Votic: aźźa

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vershynin V. Etimologicheskiy slovar mordovskikh (erzyanskogo i mokshanskogo) yazykov, vol. I, p. 10