Reconstruction:Proto-Ryukyuan/kumo

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This Proto-Ryukyuan 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-Ryukyuan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Japonic *kumo (cloud).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

*kumo

  1. cloud

Descendants[edit]

  • Northern Ryukyuan:
    • Kikai: (くむ, kumu)
    • Kunigami: (く゚むー, kumū)
    • Northern Amami-Oshima: (くも, kumo)
    • Okinawan: (くむ, kumu)
    • Oki-No-Erabu: (くむ, kumu)
    • Southern Amami-Oshima: (くむ, kumu)
    • Toku-No-Shima: (くむ, kumu)
    • Yoron: (くむ, kumu)
  • Southern Ryukyuan:
    • Miyako: (ふむ, fumu)
    • Yaeyama: (ふむ, fumu)
    • Yonaguni: (んむ, nmu)