Reconstruction:Proto-Malayo-Polynesian/kutu

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Asterisk.svg
This Proto-Malayo-Polynesian 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-Malayo-Polynesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *kuCu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*kutu

  1. louse (insect)

Descendants[edit]

  • Borneo-Philippines:
    • Philippine:
  • Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian: *kutu
    • Eastern Malayo-Polynesian: *kutu
  • Sunda-Sulawesi:
    • Chamorro: hutu
    • Malayo-Sumbawan:
    • Northwest Sumatran: