Appendix:Proto-Sino-Tibetan/s-(g)la

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This entry contains Proto-Sino-Tibetan 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-Sino-Tibetan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • Proto-Sino-Tibetan: ?
    • Proto-Tibeto-Burman: *s-(g)la (Matisoff, STEDT); *s-la ⪤ *g-la = *s-gla (LaPolla, 1987); *s-la ⪤ g-la, *s-gla (Benedict, 1972); *s-gla, *g-la (Weidert, 1987)

Noun[edit]

  1. moon
  2. month

Descendants[edit]

  • Old Chinese: ("evening, night, end (of year, month)"); ("night tide"); both: /*s-ɴ-rak/ (B-S); /*ljaːg/ (ZS); /*sɢlag/ (PW)
    • Middle Chinese: , /ziᴇk/

         Japanese:   (せき, seki)
            Korean:   (seok) (, seok)
            Vietnamese:  tịch

      • Modern Mandarin
        • Beijing: , (, /ɕi⁵⁵/)
      • Cantonese
        • Guangzhou: , /t͡ɕɪk̚²/
      • Wu
        • Shanghai: , /ʑ̻iɪ̆ʔ¹²/
    • Min
      • Min Nan
        • Taiwan: /ɕi̯aʔ⁵/ (colloquial); /sek̚⁵/ (literary); /sek̚⁵/ (literary)
  • Himalayish
    • Tibeto-Kanauri
      • Bodic
        • Tibetan
  • Lolo-Burmese-Naxi
    • Lolo-Burmese
      • Burmish
        • Written Burmese: (la., moon, month)
      • Loloish
        • Northern Loloish
          • Yi (Liangshan): ꆧꁨ (hlop bbop, moon), (hlep, moon (literary), month)
  • Karenic:
    /*Ɂlaᴬ/ (Luangthongkum, 2013)
    • Sgaw: လါ (, moon, month)

See also[edit]