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Reconstruction:Proto-Malayo-Polynesian/taqun

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This Proto-Malayo-Polynesian 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-Malayo-PolynesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*taqun

  1. year (time it takes for the Earth to complete one revolution of the Sun)

DescendantsEdit

  • Hawaiian: kau
  • Ilocano: tawen
  • Malagasy: taona
  • Malay: tahun
  • Maori: tau
  • Niuean: tau
  • Rapa Nui: ta'u
  • Sundanese: taun
  • Tagalog: taon
  • Tongan: ta'u