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Appendix:List of Proto-Khmeric reconstructions

The Proto-Khmeric language is the reconstructed proto-language of the Khmeric languages. It has been reconstructed by Sidwell & Rau (2015), whose reconstruction is based on the sound laws provided in Ferlus (1992).

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The reconstructed Proto-Khmeric forms below are from Sidwell & Rau (2015: 273, 340-363).

Gloss Proto-Khmeric
all *grɔp
ashes *pheːh
bark (of tree) *smpɔːk
belly *buŋ
big *luoŋ ~ *ruoŋ
to bite *tkiːr ~ *tkɛːr, *kat
black *kmaw
blood *ɟhaːm
boat *duok
bone *cʔəŋ
breast *tɔh
to burn (vt.) *tut, *ʔus
candle *dian
claw/nail *krcɔːk
cloud *-(b/w)ɔːk
cold *rŋaː(r)
to come/arrive *mɔːk
die (of a person) *slap
dog *cɔː, *ckɛː
to drink (water) *phik
dry (adj./stat.) *praŋ
ear *(t/c)rciək
earth/soil *tiː
to eat *cie
eye *pnɛːk
fat/grease/oil *klaɲ
feather *slaːp
fire *ʔus
fish (n.) *triː
fly (v.) *həːr
foot *ɟəːŋ
full (vessel) *beːɲ
give *ʔoːj
good *lʔɔː
green *kciː
group *buak
hair (of head) *suk
hand *təj
to hear/listen *stap
heart *klim
horn *sneːŋ
I *ʔaɲ
to kill *psiət, *smlap
know *cih, *sgal
leaf *slik
to learn *rian
to lie (down) *tiek
liver *tləːm
long *wɛːŋ
louse (head) *ciː
man/husband *ɟmoːl
meat/flesh *sac
moon *khɛː
mountain/hill *bnɔm, *duol
mouth *mat
name *ɟmɔh
neck *kɔː
new *tmiː
night *jɔp
nose *crmuh
not *ʔət ~ *ʔɔt ~ *ʔit
oil *prieŋ
one *muoj
person/human *ʔnak
rain *pliəŋ
red *krhɔːm
road, path *gnlɔːŋ
root (of a tree) *ris
round (object) *wiel, *rwiəl, *rwɔŋ
sand *ksac
see *jɔl, *ghəːɲ
sit *guj
skin *spɛːk
sleep *tiːk
small *tic, *cmaːr
smoke (n.) (?*psɛːɲ)
to offer *ɟuon
to speak, say *srtiː
to stand *ɟhɔːr
star *pkaːj
stone *tmɔː
sun *tŋaj
to swim *hɛːl(?)
that (dist.) *nɔh
this (prox.) *nih
tongue *ʔntaːt
tree *ɟhəː
two *bier
to walk, go *təːr
warm/hot *ktaw
water *tɨk
white *skuː, *sɔː
woman/wife *knsaj, *kntaj

ReferencesEdit

Vocabulary lists of Mainland Southeast Asian languages
Sino-Tibetan

p-Tibeto-Burman • Greater Bai • p-Naish • p-Ersuic • Guiqiong • p-Lalo • Akha • Kathu • Gong • p-Luish • p-Bodo-Garo • Kuki-Chin • Mru • p-W. Tibetan • Zakhring • Tshangla • Kho-Bwa • p-Puroik • p-Hrusish • Koro • Greater Siangic • Dhimalish • Baram-Thangmi • Bhujel • p-Kham • Dura • Bunan • (Nepal)

Austroasiatic

p-Austroasiatic • p-Munda • p-Khasian • p-Palaungic • Quang Lam • p-Pakanic • p-Katuic • p-Pearic • p-Khmeric • p-Monic • p-Aslian • p-Nicobarese

Hmong-Mien

p-Hmong-Mien • Hmong-Mien • p-Hmongic • Pa-Hng • Pana • p-Mienic

Kra-Dai

p-Kra • p-Kam-Sui • Kam-Sui (Hunan) • p-Lakkia • p-Tai • p-Be • Jizhao • p-Hlai • Jiamao

Others

Burushaski • Kusunda • Nihali • Kenaboi • p-Ongan • p-Trans-New Guinea • p-Japanese • p-Ainu • p-Nivkh