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Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/maa

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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

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *mëxe, possibly from Indo-Iranian.

NounEdit

*maa

  1. earth, ground, soil
  2. land, country

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: maa
  • Finnish: maa
  • Ingrian: maa
  • Karelian: moa, mua
  • Livonian:
  • Livvi: mua
  • Ludian: mua
  • Veps: ma
  • Võro: maa
  • Votic: maa