Appendix talk:Proto-Indo-European/mḗh₁n̥s

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Chinese (wàng < OC *maŋs, maŋ, "full moon") looks like a descendant too. Wyang (talk) 02:31, 13 February 2013 (UTC)

This is Proto-Indo-European, not Proto-Sino-Tibetan. —CodeCat 03:05, 13 February 2013 (UTC)
I know. Loanwords are also called "descendants" here, eg. Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/sneygʷʰ-, Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/sū-, Appendix:Proto-Indo-European/dʰwer-, craticula. Wyang (talk) 03:12, 13 February 2013 (UTC)
Ok, but how do you know it's a loanword and not a false cognate? —CodeCat 03:14, 13 February 2013 (UTC)
That's why I posted this on the talk page and said "it looks like ...". Wyang (talk) 03:16, 13 February 2013 (UTC)