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Reconstruction:Proto-Oceanic/(i-)au

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This Proto-Oceanic 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-OceanicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)aku, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)aku.

PronounEdit

*(i-)au

  1. I

DescendantsEdit

  • Central-Eastern Oceanic
    • East Fijian
      • Fijian: au
    • Polynesian: *au
      • Nuclear Polynesian
        • Ellicean – Eastern Polynesian
          • Tuvalu – Eastern Polynesian
            • Eastern Polynesian – Northern Outlier
              • Eastern Polynesian
            • Tuvaluan: au / -ku
        • Samoan-Tokelauan
      • Tongic
    • West Fijian – Rotuman

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