Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/kookka

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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

Probably borrowed from Proto-Germanic *hōkaz.

NounEdit

*kookka

  1. hoe

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • ? Estonian: kook
  • Finnish: kuokka
  • Ingrian: kookka
  • Karelian: kuokka
  • ? Livonian: kūok
  • Livvi: kuokku
  • Ludian: kuok
  • Veps: kok
  • ? Võro: kuuk
  • Votic: kookka

Further readingEdit

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