Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/repoi

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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 a root *repä +‎ *-oi, from Proto-Finno-Permic *repä. Cognates include Erzya ривезь (rivezʹ), Eastern Mari рывыж (ryvyž), Komi-Permyak руч (ruč) and Udmurt ӟичы (dźićy). All from early Indo-Iranian (Sanskrit लोपि (lopi), Avestan 𐬭𐬀𐬊𐬞𐬌(raopi)).

NounEdit

*repoi

  1. fox

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: rebu
  • Finnish: repo
  • Ingrian: repoi, repo
  • Karelian: repo, repoi
  • Livvi: reboi
  • Livonian: re'bbi
  • Veps: reboi
  • Võro: rebo
  • Votic: repo

ReferencesEdit

  • Itkonen, Erkki; Kulonen, Ulla-Maija, editors (1992–2000) Suomen sanojen alkuperä [The origin of Finnish words] (in Finnish), Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland/Finnish Literature Society, →ISBN