Ilk. salch n. “grass”

Ilk. salch n. “grass”

A noun for “grass” derived from the root ᴹ√SALAK (Ety/SALÁK-(WĒ)). It is a good example of how [w] vanished after medial velars in Ilkorin.

Reference ✧ Ety/SALÁK-(WĒ) ✧ “grass”

Cognates

Derivations

Phonetic Developments

ᴹ✶SALÁK-(WĒ) > salch [salakwē] > [salakwe] > [salkwe] > [salxwe] > [salxe] > [salx] ✧ Ety/SALÁK-(WĒ)