This is the main category of the Proto-Algonquian language, represented in Wiktionary by the code alg-pro. It is the reconstructed ancestor of all Algonquian languages, written in Latin script.[edit details]
Proto-Algonquian is a hypothetical language. Words and roots in Proto-Algonquian are not directly attested in any written works, but have been reconstructed through the comparative method, which finds regular similarities between languages that cannot be explained by coincidence or word-borrowing, and extrapolates ancient forms from these similarities.
According to our criteria for inclusion, Proto-Algonquian should not be present in entries in the main namespace, but may be added to the Appendix: namespace.
Please see Wiktionary:About Proto-Algonquian for considerations about Proto-Algonquian entries.
Definitions, translations and related terms may be found at the entry Proto-Algonquian.
- Category:Proto-Algonquian morphemes: Morphemes used to form Proto-Algonquian words.
- Category:Proto-Algonquian parts of speech: Proto-Algonquian terms categorized by their part of speech.
- Category:Proto-Algonquian etymologies: Proto-Algonquian terms categorized by their origins.
- Category:Terms derived from Proto-Algonquian: Words derived from Proto-Algonquian in various languages.
This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total.
Pages in category "Proto-Algonquian language"
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