Appendix:Proto-Semitic/lišān-

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This entry contains Proto-Semitic 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-SemiticEdit

NounEdit

*liš(š)ān-, *lis(s)ān-

  1. tongue
  2. language

DescendantsEdit

  • Akkadian: 𒅴 (lišānu) [EME]
  • Amharic: ልሳን (ləsan) (ləsan)
  • Arabic: لسان (lisān)
  • Aramaic:
    Syriac: ܠܫܢܐ (ləšānā, leshono)
    Hebrew: לשנא (ləšānā, leshono)
  • Eblaite: 𒇷𒊓𒉡 (li-sa-nu) /lišānu(m)/
  • Epigraphic South Arabian:
    • Sabaean: nsl 𐩡𐩪𐩬 (lsn)
  • Ge'ez: ልስሳን (ləsəsan) (lǝssan) [script?]
  • Hebrew: לשון (lāšôn)
  • Tigre: ልሳን (ləsan) (ləsan)
  • Tigrinya: ልሳን (ləsan) (ləsan)
  • Ugaritic: 𐎍𐎌𐎐 (lšn) /lašānu/
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