Reconstruction:Proto-Austronesian/manuk

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This Proto-Austronesian entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Austronesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Proto-Tai *Ĉ.nokᴰ(bird), Proto-Hmong-Mien *m-nɔk(bird).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*manuk

  1. bird (animal)

Descendants[edit]

  • Proto-Nuclear Polynesian: *manu (see there for more descendants)
  • Acehnese: manok(chicken)
  • Cebuano: manok(chicken)
  • Cia-Cia: 마누(chicken), manu
  • Fijian: manu
  • Indonesian: manuk
  • Ilocano: manok(chicken)
  • Javanese: manuk
  • Kapingamarangi: manuk
  • Ledo Kaili: manu(chicken)
  • Malay: manuk
  • Mandar: manuq(chicken)
  • Tagalog: manok(chicken)
  • Uab Meto: manok(chicken)

Synonyms[edit]