This is the main category of the Proto-Sino-Tibetan language, represented in Wiktionary by the code sit-pro. It is the reconstructed ancestor of all Sino-Tibetan languages, written in Latin script.[edit details]
Proto-Sino-Tibetan is a hypothetical language. Words and roots in Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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-Sino-Tibetan should not be present in entries in the main namespace, but may be added to the Appendix: namespace.
Please see Wiktionary:About Proto-Sino-Tibetan for considerations about Proto-Sino-Tibetan entries.
Definitions, translations and related terms may be found at the entry Proto-Sino-Tibetan.
- Category:sit-pro:All topics: Proto-Sino-Tibetan words categorized by subject.
- Category:Proto-Sino-Tibetan morphemes: Morphemes used to form Proto-Sino-Tibetan words.
- Category:Proto-Sino-Tibetan parts of speech: Proto-Sino-Tibetan terms categorized by their part of speech.
- Category:Proto-Sino-Tibetan etymologies: Proto-Sino-Tibetan terms categorized by their origins.
- Category:Terms derived from Proto-Sino-Tibetan: Words derived from Proto-Sino-Tibetan in various languages.
This category has the following 9 subcategories, out of 9 total.