This Proto-Malayic 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-Malayic edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *quzan, from Proto-Austronesian *quzaN.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit


  1. rain

Descendants edit

  • Ibanic
    • Iban: ujan
    • Mualang: hujan
    • Remun: ujan
  • Malayan
  • Urak Lawoi': ฮูฌัด (hujat)

Further reading edit

  • Adelaar, K. A. (1992) Proto-Malayic: The reconstruction of its phonology and parts of its lexicon and morphology[1], Canberra: The Australian National University