Reconstruction:Proto-Chamic/kukɔw

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This Proto-Chamic 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-ChamicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kukuh, from Proto-Austronesian *kuSkuS.

NounEdit

*kukɔw

  1. nail (on fingers and toes)

DescendantsEdit

  • Acehnese: gukèë, gukee
  • Coastal Chamic:
  • Highlands Chamic:

ReferencesEdit

  • Thurgood, Graham (1999) From Ancient Cham to Modern Dialects: Two Thousand Years of Language Contact and Change, Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, page 77.