Reconstruction:Proto-Malayo-Polynesian/qatay

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This Proto-Malayo-Polynesian 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-Polynesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Austronesian *qaCay.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*qatay

  1. liver (organ of the body)

Descendants[edit]

  • Borneo-Philippines:
    • East Barito:
    • North Bornean:
      • North Sarawak:
    • Philippine:
    • Sama-Bajaw:
      • West Coast Bajau: atei
  • Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian: *qatay
    • Eastern Malayo-Polynesian: *qatay
      • Oceanic: *qate
        • Central-Eastern Oceanic:
          • Fijian: yate, ate
          • Polynesian: *qate
            • Nuclear Polynesian:
              • Eastern Polynesian:
            • Aiwoo: teaate (with prefix te-)
    • Tetum: aten
  • Sunda-Sulawesi: