This is the main category of the Proto-Dravidian language, represented in Wiktionary by the code dra-pro. It is the reconstructed ancestor of all Dravidian languages, written in Latin script.[edit details]
Proto-Dravidian is a hypothetical language. Words and roots in Proto-Dravidian 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-Dravidian should not be present in entries in the main namespace, but may be added to the Appendix: namespace.
Definitions, translations and related terms may be found at the entry Proto-Dravidian.
- Category:Proto-Dravidian parts of speech: Proto-Dravidian terms categorized by their part of speech.
- Category:Proto-Dravidian etymologies: Proto-Dravidian terms categorized by their origins.
- Category:Terms derived from Proto-Dravidian: Words derived from Proto-Dravidian in various languages.
This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total.
Pages in category "Proto-Dravidian language"
This category contains only the following page.