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Reconstruction:Proto-Ryukyuan/mono

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This Proto-Ryukyuan 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-RyukyuanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Japonic *mənə (thing).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

*mono

  1. thing

DescendantsEdit

  • Northern Ryukyuan:
    • Kikai: (むぬ, munu)
    • Kunigami: (むぬー, munū)
    • Northern Amami-Oshima: (むん, mun)
    • Okinawan: (むぬ, munu, むん, mun)
    • Oki-No-Erabu: (むぬ, munu)
    • Toku-No-Shima: (むん, mun)
    • Yoron: (むぬ, munu)
  • Southern Ryukyuan:
    • Miyako: (むぬ, munu)
    • Yaeyama: (むぬ, munu)
    • Yonaguni: (むぬ, munu)