Reconstruction:Proto-Samic/viskëtē

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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

From *viskë +‎ *-ëtē.

AdjectiveEdit

*viskëtē

  1. yellow

DescendantsEdit

  • Western Samic:
    • Southern Sami: vyskehke / [Term?]
    • Ume Sami: vïsskade / [Term?]
    • Pite Sami: visskat / [Term?]
    • Lule Sami: visskat / visská or visskis
    • Northern Sami: fiskat / fiskes
  • Eastern Samic:
    • Inari Sami: viskâd / [Term?]
    • Skolt Sami: viskkâd / [Term?]
    • Kildin Sami: [Term?] / [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