Reconstruction:Proto-Sino-Tibetan/s-tawŋ

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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: ?
    • Proto-Tibeto-Burman: *s-tawŋ (STEDT), *s-toŋ (Matisoff, 2003; Benedict, 1972; Weidert, 1987)

NumeralEdit

*s-tawŋ

  1. thousand

DescendantsEdit

  • Himalayish
    • Tibeto-Kanauri
      • Bodic
        • Tibetan
          • Written Tibetan: སྟོང (stong, thousand)
  • Tangut-Qiang
    • Northern Tangut
      • Tangut: 𗡞 (tụ, /*tu⁵⁵/, thousand)
    • rGyalrongic
  • Lolo-Burmese-Naxi
    • Lolo-Burmese
      • Burmish
      • Loloish: *ʔ-toŋ¹ (thousand) (Bradley, 1979)
        • Northern Loloish
          • Yi (Liangshan): (dur, thousand)
        • Central Loloish
          • Lisu (Southern): ꓔꓴꓺ (tu, thousand)