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Appendix:Proto-Sino-Tibetan/d-(k-)ruk

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This Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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-Sino-TibetanEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • Proto-Sino-Tibetan: *dljəkʷ (Coblin, 1986)
    • Proto-Tibeto-Burman: *d-ruk, *d-k-ruk, *d-kruk (Matisoff, STEDT); *d-ruk (Chou, 1972; Benedict, 1972); *d-ruk ⪤ d-k-rok (LaPolla, 1987)

NumeralEdit

  1. six

DescendantsEdit

  • Old Chinese: /*k.ruk/ (B-S), /*rug/ (ZS) ("six")
    (in the oracle bone script) 六-oracle.svg
    • Middle Chinese: /lɨuk/

         Japanese:   (ろく, roku)
            Korean:   (yuk) (, yuk)
            Vietnamese:  lục

      • Modern Mandarin
        • Beijing: (liù, /li̯oʊ̯⁵¹/)
      • Cantonese
        • Guangzhou: /lʊk̚²/
      • Wu
        • Shanghai: /lʊ̆ʔ¹²/
    • Min
      • Min Nan
        • Taiwan: /lak̚⁵/ (colloquial), /liɔk̚⁵/ (literary)
  • Himalayish
    • Tibeto-Kanauri
      • Bodic
  • Jingpho-Asakian
    • Jingpho
      • Jingpho [Kachin]: kru (six)
  • Lolo-Burmese-Naxi
    • Lolo-Burmese
      • Burmish
      • Loloish
        • Northern Loloish
          • Yi (Liangshan): (fut, six)
  • Karenic:
    /*khrowᴬ/ (Luangthongkum, 2013)
    • Sgaw: ဃု (ghu, six)