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Reconstruction:Proto-Mon-Khmer/muuj

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This Proto-Mon-Khmer 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.

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Proto-Mon-KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • Proto-Mon-Khmer: *muuj ~ *muəj ~ *muuɲ (Shorto, 2006, #1495)

Proto-Aslian had alternate nasal onset. The unusual coda in Proto-Vietic is due to reduplication progress?

NumeralEdit

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*muuj

  1. one

DescendantsEdit

  • Aslian: *[m/n]uay (Phillips, 2012)
    • Jahaic:
      • Kensiu: [naj]
      • Jahai: [nɛj]
    • Senoic:
    • Semelaic:
      • Semelai: [muːj]
  • Bahnaric: *muəj (Sidwell, 2011) (see there for further descendants)
  • Katuic: *muoj (Sidwell, 2005)
    • Bru: [mṳəj ~ muəj]
    • Pacoh: môi, mui, moui
    • Kui: [mṳːj]
  • Khmeric:
  • Khmuic: *moːj (Sidwell, 2013)
  • Pakanic:
    • Mang: /mak⁷/
    • Bolyu: /maːi³¹/
  • Monic:
  • Palaungic: *mooh, *muuj (Sidwell, 2010)
    • Lamet: [moːh]
  • Pearic:
    • Chong:
      • Chantaburi: [mo̤ːˀj]
      • Kanchanaburi: [mṳːˀj]
    • Pear: [muəj]
  • Vietic: *moːc (Ferlus, 2007) (see there for further descendants)

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