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On the possible Uralic source for the gen. sg. a-stem desinence in Slavic
Materialy Mezhdunarodnoi nauchnoi konferentsii (2003)
  • Marc L Greenberg, University of Kansas
Abstract

The paper proposes that contact with Finnic languages led to reshaping of the genitive and possessive markers in Proto-Slavic.

Keywords
  • Uralic,
  • Indo-European,
  • Slavic,
  • Finnic,
  • language contact,
  • historical comparative linguistics,
  • Proto-Slavic,
  • phonology,
  • case marking,
  • morphology
Publication Date
2003
Citation Information
Marc L Greenberg. "On the possible Uralic source for the gen. sg. a-stem desinence in Slavic" Materialy Mezhdunarodnoi nauchnoi konferentsii (2003)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/marc_l_greenberg/16/