Cross-language parallels in parental kin terms

Anthropological Linguistics Vol/Iss. 1 Published In Pages: 1-5
By Murdock, George Peter


Ma and Na sound classes will be used for the mother, while Pa and Ta sound classes will be used for the father (2, 4).


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Comparison of percentagesSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Sound ClassesDependentPhonology
Words For Mother And FatherIndependentVocabulary