Reconstruction:Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan/wair

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This Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan 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-Sumbawan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *wair, from Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*wair

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

Descendants[edit]

  • Malayo-Chamic: *air
    • Bali-Sasak-Sumbawa
      • Balinese: yeh
      • Sasak-Sumbawa
    • Chamic
      • Coastal Chamic
        • Cham
      • Highlands Chamic
        • Jarai: ia
    • Malayic: *air
  • Sundanese: cai

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