AasaxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Cushitic, from Proto-Afroasiatic *maʔ-.

NounEdit

maʔa

  1. water

SynonymsEdit


DahaloEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Cushitic, from Proto-Afroasiatic *maʔ-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maʔa

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Christopher Ehret, The historical reconstruction of Southern Cushitic (1980), page 63: Dahalo ma'aw- "to drink" from ma'a "water"
  • Mauro Tosco, A Grammatical Sketch of Dahalo (including texts and a glossary) (1991), Kuschitische Sprachstudien 8 (Hamburg, Germany: Helmut Buske Verlag) (maʔa)