Reconstruction:Proto-Japonic/kara

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This Proto-Japonic 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-JaponicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*kara

  1. lineage, origin[1]
  2. course, way[2]

DescendantsEdit

In all of its descendants, the term has also evolved into an ablative marker meaning "from".

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ Bjarke Frellesvig ((Can we date this quote?)) “Old Japanese Particles”, in (please provide the title of the work)[1]