See also: nebî

Contents

AbenakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Algonquian *nepyi (compare Ojibwe nibi(nipi)), from Proto-Algic *nepiʔi(water).

NounEdit

nebi

  1. water

Related termsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Joseph Laurent, New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues (1884)
  • John Dyneley Prince, The Differentiation Between the Penobscot and the Canadian Abenaki Dialects, in the American Anthropologist, volume 4 (1902)

PenobscotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Algonquian *nepyi, from Proto-Algic *nepiʔi(water).

NounEdit

nebi

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • 1902, J. Dyneley Prince, The Differentiation Between the Penobscot and the Canadian Abenaki Dialects, in the American Anthropologist, volume 4