Reconstruction:Proto-Malayic/(h)abu(s)

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This Proto-Malayic 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-MalayicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Chamic *(h)abu(s), from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *(h)abu(s), from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *(h)abu(s), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(q)abu(s), from Proto-Austronesian *qabu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*(h)abu(s)

  1. ash (solid remains of a fire)

DescendantsEdit

  • Malayan
    • Malay: abu / ابو
      • Indonesian: abu

SynonymsEdit

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