Appendix:Proto-Sino-Tibetan/s-toŋ

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This entry contains Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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-Tibetan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Numeral[edit]

  1. thousand

Descendants[edit]

  • Himalayish
    • Tibeto-Kanauri
      • Bodic
        • Tibetan
  • 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)