This is the main category of the Proto-Malayo-Chamic language, represented in Wiktionary by the code poz-mcm-pro. It is the reconstructed ancestor of all Malayo-Sumbawan languages, written in Latin script.
Proto-Malayo-Chamic is a hypothetical language. Words and roots in Proto-Malayo-Chamic 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-Malayo-Chamic 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-Malayo-Chamic.
- Category:Proto-Malayo-Chamic lemmas: Proto-Malayo-Chamic lemmas, categorized by their part of speech.
- Category:Proto-Malayo-Chamic terms by etymology: Proto-Malayo-Chamic terms categorized by their etymologies.
- Category:Terms derived from Proto-Malayo-Chamic: Categories with terms derived from Proto-Malayo-Chamic in various specific languages.
- Category:poz-mcm-pro:All topics: Proto-Malayo-Chamic words categorized by subject.