Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/itku

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This Proto-Finnic entry contains reconstructed terms 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

From *itkedäk +‎ *-u.

NounEdit

*itku

  1. cry

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: itk
  • Finnish: itku
  • Ingrian: itku
  • Karelian: itku
  • Livvi: itku
  • Ludian: itk
  • Veps: itk
  • Võro: ikk
  • Votic: itku

Further readingEdit

  • itkema in Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012), Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, →ISBN