Reconstruction:Proto-Samic/jëkē

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This Proto-Samic 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-SamicEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Possibly related to Proto-Finnic *ikä (Finnish ikä).

NounEdit

*jëkē

  1. year

InflectionEdit

Even
Nominative *jëkē
Genitive *jëk̯ēn
Singular Plural
Nominative *jëkē *jëk̯ēk
Accusative *jëk̯ēm *jëk̯ijtē
Partitive *jëkētē
Genitive *jëk̯ēn *jëk̯ij
Essive *jëkēnē *jëk̯ijnē
Inessive *jëk̯ēsnē
Elative *jëk̯ēstē *jëk̯ijstē
Illative *jëkās̯ën
Comitative *jëk̯ijnē
*jëk̯ijnë
Abessive *jëk̯ēptāk̯ëk

DescendantsEdit

  • Western Samic:
    • Pite Sami: jahke
    • Lule Sami: jahke
    • Northern Sami: jahki
  • Eastern Samic:
    • Inari Sami: ihe
    • Skolt Sami: eeʹǩǩ
    • Kildin Sami: [Term?]

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland