Reconstruction:Proto-Austronesian/laŋiC

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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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*laŋiC

  1. sky (atmosphere above a point)

Descendants[edit]

  • Formosan
  • Proto-Malayo-Polynesian: *laŋit
    • Western Malayo-Polynesian
      • Philippine
        • Northern Philippine
          • Northern Luzon
        • Central Philippine
        • Mindanao
      • Bornean
        • Northern Bornean
          • Northern Sarawakan
        • East Barito
      • Nuclear Malayo-Polynesian
        • South Sulawesi
        • Malayo-Sumbawan
          • Malayic
          • Lampung-Sunda
          • Chamic
            • Highlands
        • Northwest Sumatran
          • Batak
            • Southern Batak
        • Sunda-Sulawesi
    • Oceanic
      • Admiralty Islands
        • Yapese: laeng (sky, upwards), laang (weather)
        • Eastern Admiralty Islands
          • Manus
            • East Manus
      • Western Oceanic
        • Papuan Tip
          • Central Papuan Tip
            • Motu: lai (breeze, wind)
        • Meso-Melanesian
      • Central-Eastern Oceanic
        • Micronesian
          • Nuclear Micronesian
            • Kosraean: lucng (sky, heaven)
            • Chuukic-Pohnpeic
              • Chuukic
                • Chuukese: nááng (heaven)
                • Puluwat: láng (rain, sky)
                • Ulithian-Woleaian
                  • Woleaian: lang (sky; typhoon, rain-storm, bad weather)
              • Pohnpeic
                • Pohnpeian: lahng (sky, heaven)
                • Mokilese: loang
            • Marshallese: lañ
            • Gilbertese: nang
        • Southern Solomonic
          • Malaita — San Cristobal
            • San Cristobal
      • Southern Oceanic
        • Northern Vanuatu
          • Northeast Vanuatu — Banks Islands
      • Central Pacific
        • West Fijian
        • East Fijian
        • East-Central Pacific
          • Polynesian
            • Tongic
            • Nuclear Polynesian
              • Futunic
              • Ellicean
              • Eastern Polynesian
                • Central-Eastern Polynesian
                • Rapa Nui: rangi

References[edit]