Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/mäntä

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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

Borrowed from Proto-Baltic [Term?] (whence Latvian mente and Lithuanian mentė).

NounEdit

*mäntä

  1. utensil for stirring food

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: mänd
  • Finnish: mäntä
  • Votic: mäntä

Further readingEdit

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