Appendix:Proto-Algonquian/meʔšipakwa

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This entry contains Proto-Algonquian 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-Algonquian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A compound of a particle meaning "(it is) big" and *-pakwa (leaf).

Noun[edit]

*meʔšipakwa

  1. big leaf

Descendants[edit]

  • Miami: mihšipakwa (leaf (in some dialects); big leaf (in other dialects))

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