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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

Borrowed from Proto-Germanic *hamiz (compare Old Norse hamr) or *hamisaz (compare Old Norse hams).

NounEdit

*hameh

  1. shirt
  2. skirt

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: hame
  • Finnish: hame
  • Karelian: hameh
  • Livonian: a'm, (Salaca) amm
  • Võro: hamõh
  • Votic: amõ