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Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/hauki

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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.

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Proto-FinnicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *šauki, borrowed from early Proto-Slavic *ščaukā (from which late Proto-Slavic *ščuka).

NounEdit

*hauki

  1. pike (fish)

InflectionEdit

The descendants disagree on the inflection. Estonian, Votic, Ludian and partly Veps have an i-stem paradigm, the remaining ones an e-stem.

DescendantsEdit