Reconstruction:Proto-Sino-Tibetan/l/b-ŋa

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This Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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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This Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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-Sino-TibetanEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • Proto-Sino-Tibetan: *lngaɣ (Coblin, 1986)
    • Proto-Tibeto-Burman: *l-ŋa ⪤ b-ŋa (Matisoff, STEDT; Benedict, 1972; Chou, 1972; LaPolla, 1987; Weidert, 1987); *-ŋa (Matisoff, 1983)

NumeralEdit

*l/b-ŋa

  1. five

DescendantsEdit

      • Mandarin
        • Beijing: (, /u²¹³/)
        • Chengdu: /vu⁵³/
      • Cantonese
        • Guangzhou: /ŋ̍¹³/
      • Hakka
        • Sixian: /ŋ̍³¹/
        • Meixian: /n̩³¹/
      • Wu
        • Shanghai: /ɦŋ̍²³/
        • Suzhou: /ŋ̍³¹/
    • Min
      • Min Bei
        Jian'ou: /ŋu⁴²/
      • Min Dong
        Fuzhou: /ŋou²⁴²/ (colloquial), /ŋu³³/ (literary)
      • Min Nan
        Hokkien:
        Quanzhou: /ɡɔ²²/ (colloquial), /ɡɔ⁵⁵⁴/ (literary)
        Xiamen, Zhangzhou: /ɡɔ²²/ (colloquial), /ŋɔ̃⁵³/ (literary)
        Teochew: /ŋou³⁵/ (colloquial), /ŋou⁵²/, /u⁵²/ (literary)
  • Himalayish
    • Tibeto-Kanauri
      • Bodic
        • Tibetan
          • Sikkimese: (nga, five)
          • Written Tibetan: ལྔ (lnga, five)
  • Tangut-Qiang
    • Northern Tangut
      • Tangut: 𗏁 (ŋwə, five) /*ŋʷə⁵⁵/
    • rGyalrongic
      • Situ: (kə)mŋi (five)
      • Tshobdun: mŋo (five)
  • Jingpho-Asakian
    • Jingpho
      • Jingpho [Kachin]: manga (five)
  • Lolo-Burmese-Naxi
    • Lolo-Burmese
      • Burmish
      • Loloish
        • Northern Loloish
          • Yi (Liangshan): (nge, five)
  • Karen: *ŋjatᴰ (Luangthongkum, 2013)

See alsoEdit