This Proto-Dravidian entry contains reconstructed terms 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-Dravidian edit

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Root edit


  1. this, this here

Derived terms edit

  • *i-vanṯu (this man)
    • South-Central:
      • Telugu: వీఁడు (vīn̆ḍu), Telugu: వీడు (vīḍu)
    • South Dravidian:
    • Pengo: इवन (ivan)
  • *i-vaḷ (this woman)
  • *i-tu (this)
    • South-Central:
    • South Dravidian:
    • Central Dravidian:
      • Kolami-Gadba:
        • Kolami: [script needed] (id)
        • Duruwa: इद (id)
        • Naiki: [script needed] (id)
  • *i-var (these persons)
  • *iw-ay (these (non-men humans or non-humans))
  • *i-nṯu (today, now)

See also edit

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