Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/meci

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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 Proto-Uralic *mete, in turn from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

NounEdit

*meci

  1. honey

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: mesi
  • Finnish: mesi (nectar)
  • Ingrian: mesi
  • Karelian: (Northern) mesi, (Southern) mezi
  • Livonian: me'ž
  • Livvi: mezi
  • Ludian: mezi, meži
  • Veps: mezi
  • Võro: mesi
  • Votic: mesi
  • Proto-Samic: *mietë

Related termsEdit