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Language: Proto-Hmong-Mien

Source/Author:  Martha Ratliff 
Notes:  Ratliff, Martha. 2010. Hmong-Mien language history. Canberra, Australia: Pacific Linguistics. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 107
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 11
 
Classification:  Hmong-Mien 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand *-bɔuX      
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot      
5 to walk      
6 road/path *kləuX      
7 to come *daj      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin *N-top      
13 back word info      
14 belly      
15 bone *tshuŋX      
16 intestines *hɲeuŋX      
17 liver *-hri̯ən      
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable *pei      
21 to think      
22 to fear *ntshjeH      
23 blood *ntshjamX      
24 head *S-phreiX      
25 neck *qlaŋ      
26 hair word info *pljei      
27 nose *mbruiH      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell *hmji̯əmH      
30 mouth *ɲɟuj mouth/beak    
31 tooth *hmjinX      
32 tongue *mblet      
33 to laugh *krət      
34 to cry *ʔɲæmX      
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink *hup to drink/smoke    
41 to bite *dəp      
42 to suck      
43 ear *mbræu      
44 to hear *hnəumX      
45 eye *mu̯ɛjH   1  
46 to see *bu̯ət      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep *pu̯eiH to sleep/lie down    
49 to lie down word info *pu̯eiH to sleep/lie down    
50 to dream *mpeiH      
51 to sit      
52 to stand *sjouX      
53 person/human being      
54 man/male *ɟi̯aŋH      
55 woman/female      
56 child      
57 husband *N-poX      
58 wife      
59 mother      
60 father *pjaX father/male    
61 house *prəuX      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name *mpɔuH      
64 to say      
65 rope *hljaŋ rope/sash/cord    
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info *ntət to weave    
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info *pənX   1  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal *ɲemH      
74 to kill *təjH      
75 to die, be dead *dəjH      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info *klæp      
79 stick/wood *ntju̯əŋH tree    
80 to split word info *phek      
81 sharp *-rajH      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info *ʔəjH to do/work    
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info *n-tju̯ɛŋH      
87 to swell word info *ʔəumH      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy *mɛjX      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info *tuX to husk/pound rice    
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog *qluwX      
97 bird *m-nɔk   1  
98 egg      
99 feather      
100 wing *N-tat      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh *NGej      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail *tu̯eiX      
106 snake *ʔnaŋ      
107 worm (earthworm) *N-cuŋ earthworm    
107 worm (earthworm) *klæŋ insect/worm    
108 louse word info *ntshjeiX head louse    
108 louse word info *tɛmX body louse    
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
111 fish *mbrəuX      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf      
115 root      
116 flower *bi̯aŋ      
117 fruit *pji̯əuX      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil *N-təu      
120 stone *-ʔrəu      
121 sand      
122 water word info *ʔu̯əm      
123 to flow      
124 sea      
125 salt *ntsjəuX      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky *wɛŋ      
128 sky *ndɛuŋ      
128 sky *ɴɢɛuŋ      
129 moon *hlaH Tibeto-Burman   L
130 star      
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain      
134 thunder *mpuə      
135 lightning      
136 wind *N-cæwH      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info *sji̯ouX      
139 cold word info *ʔnu̯ɔmH      
140 dry word info *KhæwX      
141 wet *ntu̯ɛn      
142 heavy *hnjeinX      
143 fire *douX      
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash *tshju̯əiX      
147 black      
148 white      
149 red      
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small      
153 big *hljo      
154 short word info      
155 long word info *ntauX      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide *Kʷi̯aŋX      
160 painful, sick *ʔmun      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info *qu̯oH      
163 new *tshji̯əŋ      
164 good *-ʔrɔŋH      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true      
167 night *hməŋH      
168 day      
169 year *hɲu̯əŋH      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this *ʔneinX      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far *qʷuw      
181 where? word info      
182 I      
183 thou *mu̯ei      
184 he/she *ni̯æn(X)      
185 we word info *N-pɔu      
186 you *mi̯əu      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info *ʔɨ Old Chinese   L
198 Two word info *ʔu̯i native    
199 Three word info *pjɔu native    
200 Four word info *plei Tibeto-Burman   L
201 Five word info *prja Tibeto-Burman   L
202 Six word info *kruk Tibeto-Burman   L
203 Seven word info *dzjuŋH Tibeto-Burman   L
204 Eight word info *jat Tibeto-Burman   L
205 Nine word info *N-ɟuə Tibeto-Burman   L
206 Ten word info *gju̯əp Tibeto-Burman or Old Chinese   L
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info *pæk Middle Chinese   L
210 One Thousand word info *tshi̯en Middle Chinese   L

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