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Reconstruction:Proto-Mongolic/ire-

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This Proto-Mongolic 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.

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Proto-MongolicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proposed cognates include Proto-Turkic *ẹ̄r- (to reach) (Turkish ermek), Proto-Tungusic *ī- (to enter) (Evenki ӣмӣ (īmī)) or more distantly Japanese  () (iru, to go in).

VerbEdit

*ire-

  1. to come

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Nugteren, Hans (2011) Mongolic phonology and the Qinghai-Gansu languages (dissertation)‎[1], Utrecht: LOT, page 376