Reconstruction:Proto-Dravidian/tēḷ

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This Proto-Dravidian 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-Dravidian[edit]

Noun[edit]

*tēḷ[1]

  1. scorpion

Descendants[edit]

  • Southern: *tēḷ
    • South Central:
      • Telugu: తేలు (tēlu)
    • Tamil-Kannada: *tēḷ
  • Northern: *tēlā

References[edit]

  1. ^ Krishnamurti, Bhadriraju (2003). The Dravidian Languages. Cambridge University Press.