Word Family - Mummy

October theme: Ancient Borrowings 𒅴

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mu, mummy

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  • Proto-Afro-Asiatic *maʾ-
    • Berber
      • Tashelhit aman water
      • Tuareg ⵎⵏ aman water
    • Chadic
      • West Chadic
        • Tangale am water
    • Egyptian 𓈖 mw water, rain, sea, lake
      • Demotic Egyptian mw
        • Coptic ⲙⲟⲟⲩ moou water
        • Egyptian Arabic امبو ʾumbū water, drink childish
        • Ancient Greek μῦ
          • Greek μι mi
          • English mu
            • English muon
    • Semitic *maʾ-
      • East Semitic
        • Akkadian 𒀀 water
      • South Semitic
        • Sabaean 𐩣𐩥 mw water
        • Ethiopic
          • Ge'ez ማይ māy water
      • Central Semitic
        • Classical Arabic مَاء‏ māʾ water, liquid, juice
          • Egyptian Arabic مية‏ máyya water
          • Maghrebi Arabic
            • Moroccan Arabic ما water
            • Sicilian Arabic
              • Maltese ilma water
          • Peninsular Arabic
            • Hijazi Arabic مويَة mōya water, body of water
        • Northwest Semitic
          • Aramaic מַיָּא‏ mayyā water
          • Canaanite
            • Hebrew מַיִם máyim water
            • Phoenician 𐤌𐤌 mm water
          • Middle Persian *mōm wax
            • Armenian մոմ mom wax, candle
            • Persian موم mum wax, candle
              • Ottoman Turkish موم‏ mûm
                • Turkish mum candle
              • Hindi मोम mom wax
                • Hindi मोमबत्ती mombattī candle
              • Persian مومیا mumiyâ waxy substance covering mummies, mummy
                • Tajik
                  • Russian мумиё mumijó mineral tar, mountain balsam, shilajit
                    • English mumijo
                • Classical Arabic مُومِيَاء‏ mūmiyāʾ mummy
                  • Andalusi Arabic
                    • Spanish momia mummy
                  • Egyptian Arabic موميا‏ mūmiyā mummy
                  • Medieval Latin mumia mummy
                    • French momie mummy
                      • English mummy
                        • Irish mumaí mummy
                    • Italian mummia mummy
                  • ?
                    • Imperial Mandarin 木乃伊
                      • Mandarin 木乃伊 mùnǎiyī mummy
                      • Cantonese 木乃伊 muk6 naai5 ji1 mummy

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Collected English words

mu, muon, mumijo, mummy