Reconstruction:Proto-Uralic/ńäle-

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This Proto-Uralic 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-UralicEdit

ReconstructionEdit

Older references reconstruct *ńeele-, mainly based on Finnic.

VerbEdit

*ńäle-

  1. to swallow

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Samoyedic
    • Nenets
      • Tundra Nenets: ня̆лӑмзь (ńāllāmz')
  • Ugric:
    • Hungarian: nyel
    • Khanty:
      • Northern, Eastern: нел (nel)
      • Southern: [script needed] (ńet-)
    • Mansi:
      • Northern: нялти (nâlti)
      • Eastern: [script needed] (ńöält-)
      • Southern: [script needed] (ńält-)
  • Permic:
  • Mari:
  • Mordvinic:
  • Samic: *ńielëtēk; (*ńäl-kä >) *ńālkē (see there for further descendants)
  • Finnic: *neeldäk; (*ńäl-kä >) *nälkä (see there for further descendants)

ReferencesEdit

  • Rédei, Károly (1986–88) Uralisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Uralic Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó
  • Sammallahti, Pekka. 1988. "Historical phonology of the Uralic languages, with special reference to Samoyed, Ugric and Permic". In Sinor, Denis (ed.), The Uralic Languages: Description, History and Foreign Influences, pp. 478–554. Leiden: Brill. →ISBN.

External linksEdit

  • Entry #619 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.