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Language: Proto-Tibeto-Burman

Source/Author:  James Matisoff 
Notes:  Matisoff, James. 2003. Handbook of Proto-Tibeto-Burman: System and Philosophy of Sino-Tibetan Reconstruction. Berkeley: University of California Press. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
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  • Total Data: 212
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  • Number of Loans: 0
 
Classification:  Sino-Tibetan:Tibeto-Burman 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand      
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot      
5 to walk      
6 road/path      
7 to come      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin      
13 back word info      
14 belly      
15 bone      
16 intestines      
17 liver      
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood      
24 head      
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth      
32 tongue      
33 to laugh      
34 to cry      
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear      
44 to hear      
45 eye      
46 to see      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit      
52 to stand      
53 person/human being      
54 man/male      
55 woman/female      
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother      
60 father      
61 house      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name      
64 to say      
65 rope      
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover *m-ka      
93 to pound, beat word info *da:y ~ *ta:y      
94 to throw word info *s-ba(:y) ~ *m-ba(:y)      
95 to fall word info *kla-k ~ *kla-y ~ *kla-t alternative: *gla-k/y/t    
96 dog *d-kʷəy-n      
97 bird *bya      
97 bird *s-ŋak      
98 egg *t(w)i(y)      
99 feather *mul ~ *mil ~ *myal      
100 wing *duŋ      
101 to fly *byam      
101 to fly *pur ~ *pir      
102 rat *r-wak      
103 meat/flesh *sya-n      
104 fat/grease *sa:w      
104 fat/grease *tsil      
105 tail *r-may ~ *r-mey ~ *r-mi      
106 snake *s-b-ru:l ~ *s-m-ru:l      
107 worm (earthworm) *zril      
108 louse word info *s-r(y)ik      
108 louse word info *s(y)ar      
109 mosquito *kraŋ      
110 spider *m-kaŋ      
110 spider *kaŋ ~ *waŋ      
111 fish *s-ŋya      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info *ka:k      
113 branch word info *ku:ŋ      
114 leaf *la      
114 leaf *lap      
114 leaf *pak      
115 root *bul ~ *pul stump / tree / root    
116 flower *ba:r      
117 fruit *sey      
118 grass *mrak ~ *mruk      
119 earth/soil *m-ley ~ *m-ləy      
119 earth/soil *sa      
120 stone *b-rak      
120 stone *r-luŋ ~ *k-luk      
121 sand *z(l)a-y      
122 water word info *twəy      
123 to flow *sywar ~ *sywa-n ~ *sywa-t      
124 sea      
125 salt *tsa      
125 salt *gryum      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest *b-liŋ      
127 woods/forest *ram jungle, forest, field, country    
128 sky *r-məw      
128 sky *m-ka-n      
129 moon *s-la ~ *g-la      
130 star *s-kar      
131 cloud word info *r-məw also means sky / heavens    
132 fog *jan      
133 rain *r-wa ~ *s-wa ~ *g-wa      
134 thunder *m-bruŋ ~ *m-bruk thunder / dragon    
135 lightning *s-lyap      
135 lightning *gle:k      
136 wind *g-ləy      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info *glaŋ      
139 cold word info *graŋ      
139 cold word info *m-glak      
139 cold word info *ʔ-glak      
140 dry word info *he:r-s      
141 wet *m-ti-s      
141 wet *s-nyak      
142 heavy      
143 fire *mey      
143 fire *bʷar ~ *pʷar      
144 to burn word info *ka(:)ŋ      
144 to burn word info *hul ~ *hwa(:)l      
145 smoke word info *kəw      
146 ash *tal      
147 black *s-nak      
148 white *bok      
149 red *t(y)a-n      
150 yellow *hwaŋ      
151 green      
152 small *z(y)əy      
153 big *ta-y      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info *ba      
157 thick word info *tow-n ~ *dow-n      
158 narrow *gyap      
159 wide *glay      
160 painful, sick *tsa-t      
160 painful, sick *na-n ~ *na-t      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info *r-ga      
162 old word info *b-gres      
163 new *g-sar      
164 good *ma:y      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true *ʔal      
167 night *ya      
168 day *nəy      
169 year *s-ni(:)ŋ ~ *s-nik      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info *s-pʷak      
171 to hide word info *bip      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below *ʔok      
177 this *day      
178 that      
179 near *s-na:y ~ *s-ney      
180 far *dzya:l      
180 far *g-wəy-n      
181 where? word info      
182 I *ŋa-y      
183 thou *na-ŋ      
184 he/she      
185 we word info      
186 you      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all *kun      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count *r-tsyəy      
196 to count *b-rəy ~ *b-ris      
196 to count *ri:n      
197 One word info *tyak ~ *g-t(y)ik      
198 Two word info      
199 Three word info      
200 Four word info      
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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