Reconstruction:Proto-Oceanic/(w)akaʀ

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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 *(w)akaʀ, from Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ.

Noun[edit]

*(w)akaʀ

  1. root (of plant)

Descendants[edit]

  • Central-Eastern Oceanic
    • Polynesian: *aka
      • Nuclear Polynesian: *aka
        • Ellicean – Eastern Polynesian
          • Tuvalu – Eastern Polynesian
            • Eastern Polynesian – Northern Outlier
              • Eastern Polynesian: *aka
                • Marquesic
                • Rapa Nui: aka
                • Tahitic
                  • Maori-Moriori
                  • Tahitian: aʻa
      • Tongic

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