Reconstruction:Proto-Finnic/tee

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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-Finno-Permic *teje (compare Komi-Zyrian туй (tuj)).

NounEdit

*tee

  1. way, road

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: tee
  • Finnish: tie
  • Ingrian: tee
  • Karelian: tie
  • Livvi: tie
  • Ludian: tie
  • Veps: te
  • Võro: tii
  • Votic: tee

ReferencesEdit

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