Reconstruction:Proto-Japonic/etu

This Proto-Japonic 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-Japonic edit

Etymology 1 edit

Proto-Japonic numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: *etu

Possibly cognate with Goguryeo 于次 (ucha).

Numeral edit

*etu

  1. five
Descendants edit
  • Old Japanese: (itu)
    • Japanese: (itsu)
  • Proto-Ryukyuan: *etu
    • Northern Ryukyuan:
      • Kikai: (itsu)
      • Kunigami: (hichi)
      • Northern Amami-Oshima: (itsï)
      • Okinawan: (ichi)
      • Oki-No-Erabu: (ichi)
      • Southern Amami-Oshima: (itï)
      • Toku-No-Shima: (ïtsï)
      • Yoron: (ichi)
    • Southern Ryukyuan:
      • Miyako: (itsï)
      • Yaeyama: (itsï)
      • Yonaguni: (ichi)

Etymology 2 edit

Pronoun edit

*etu

  1. when
Descendants edit