Reconstruction:Proto-Oceanic/qaʀus

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This Proto-Oceanic 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-Oceanic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaʀus.

Noun[edit]

*qaʀus

  1. current (water)

Descendants[edit]

  • Central-Eastern Oceanic
    • Polynesian: *au
      • Nuclear Polynesian
        • Ellicean – Eastern Polynesian
          • Tuvalu – Eastern Polynesian
            • Eastern Polynesian – Northern Outlier
              • Eastern Polynesian
                • Marquesic
                  • Hawaiian: au
                • Tahitic
                  • Maori-Moriori
                    • Maori: au

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