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Nilgiri etymology :

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Proto-Nilgiri : *āḍ
Meaning : goat
South Dravidian etymology: South Dravidian etymology
Kota : āṛ (obl. āṭ-)
Toda : ōḍ
Number in DED : 5152
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South Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-South Dravidian : *jōḍ-
Meaning : goat
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : yāṭu, āṭu
Tamil meaning : goat, sheep
Tamil derivates : āṭṭ-āḷ shepherd
Malayalam : āṭu
Malayalam meaning : goat, sheep
Malayalam derivates : āṭṭukāran shepherd
Kannada : āḍu
Kannada meaning : goat
Kodagu : āḍɨ
Kodagu meaning : goat
Tulu : ēḍụ
Tulu meaning : goat
Proto-Nilgiri : *āḍ
Number in DED : 5152
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Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-Dravidian : *jōḍ-
Meaning : goat
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Proto-South Dravidian: *jōḍ-
Proto-Telugu : *ēḍ-
Proto-Gondi-Kui : *jōḍ-
Proto-North Dravidian : *ēṛ-ā
Brahui : hēṭ
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Telugu etymology :

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Proto-Telugu : *ēḍ-
Meaning : ram
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Telugu : ēḍika
Dialectal forms (1) : ēṭa (B)
Number in DED : 5152
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Gondwan etymology :

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Proto-Gondi-Kui : *jōḍ-
Meaning : goat
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Proto-Gondi : *jēṭ-i
Proto-Pengo-Manda : *ōḍ-ā
Proto-Kui-Kuwi : *ōḍ-a
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Gondi etymology :

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Proto-Gondi : *jēṭ-i
Meaning : she-goat
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Betul Gondi : yēṭī
Mandla Gondi (Williamson) : yēṭī
Mandla Gondi (Phailbus) : yēṭī
Muria Gondi : ēṭi
Seoni Gondi : ēṭi
Number in DED : 5152
Number in CVOTGD : 376
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Pengo-Manda etymology :

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Proto-Pengo-Manda : *ōḍ-ā
Meaning : goat
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Pengo : ōḍa
Manda : ūḍe
Number in DED : 5152
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Kui-Kuwi etymology :

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Proto-Kui-Kuwi : *ōḍ-a
Meaning : goat
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Kui : ōḍa
Dongriya Kuwi : ōḍa
Kuwi (Mahanti) : o'ḍā
Number in DED : 5152
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North Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-North-Dravidian : *ēṛ-ā
Meaning : she-goat
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Kurukh : ēṛā
Malto : ēṛe
Number in DED : 5152
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Brahui etymology :

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Brahui : hēṭ
Meaning : she-goat
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Number in DED : 5152
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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *wedV
Meaning: a horned animal
Indo-European: *wet- (-t- - probably through contamination with *wet- 'year'?)
Altaic: *udV ( ~ i̯u-, i̯o-)
Uralic: *wäδV
Dravidian: *jōḍ-
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Indo-European etymology :

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Proto-IE: *wet-
Meaning: calf, lamb
Old Indian: vatsá- `calf, young of an animal', savātár- `having the same calf'
Other Iranian: Iran > Votjak vetël `Kalb, zweijährige Kuh'
Old Greek: dial. étalo-n, ételo-n n. Bez. eines jungen Tieres (Jährling ?)
Germanic: *wíɵ-r-u- m.
Latin: vitulus, gen. -ī m. `Kalb; Meerkalb'
Other Italic: Umbr vitluf `vitulōs'
Celtic: *wet-si- > Ir feis `Sau, Schwein'; Corn guis `Sau, Schwein', MBret gues `Sau, Schwein'
Albanian: vitš Kalb
Russ. meaning: скот (телок / барашек)
References: WP I 251
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Germanic etymology :

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Proto-Germanic: *wíɵru-z
Meaning: lamb
IE etymology: IE etymology
Gothic: wiɵru-s m. (u) `lamb'
Old Norse: veδr m. `Widder'
Norwegian: veder, ver
Swedish: vädur
Danish: väder, vädder
Old English: { weɵer }
English: wether
Old Saxon: wethar
Middle Dutch: wēder
Dutch: weer m.
Old Franconian: wither
Middle Low German: wed(d)der, wēr
Old High German: widar (8.Jh.)
Middle High German: wider st. m., md. widder, wëder st. m., n. 'widder'
German: Widder m.
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Altaic etymology :

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Proto-Altaic: *udV ( ~ i̯u-, i̯o-)
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: ox, buffalo
Russian meaning: вол, буйвол
Turkic: *ud
Mongolian: *odu-s
Comments: A Turk.-Mong. isogloss. EAS 153 (despite criticism in TMN 2, 141 the old etymology may still be valid), Лексика 435.
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Turkic etymology :

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Proto-Turkic: *ud
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: ox, bull
Russian meaning: вол, бык
Old Turkic: ud (OUygh.)
Karakhanid: (MK)
Middle Turkic: uj (Бор. Бад., Abush., Pav. C.)
Uighur: uj
Sary-Yughur: ut
Oyrat: uj
Kirghiz: uj
Comments: EDT 34, ЭСТЯ 1, 572-573, Лексика 434-435 ( > MMong. uj, Щербак 1997, 161).
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Mongolian etymology :

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Proto-Mongolian: *odu-s
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: wild yak, buffalo
Russian meaning: дикий як, буйвол
Written Mongolian: udus (L 862)
Middle Mongolian: odos (HY 11)
Khalkha: odos (БАМРС)
Comments: Hardly < Turk. qotuz, despite Clark 1980, 39.
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Uralic etymology :

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Number: 1144
Proto: *wäδV
> Nostratic: > Nostratic
English meaning: a large animal
German meaning: irgendein grösseres Tier
Estonian: veis (gen. veise, veikse), vedis, vediks (gen. vedikse) 'Rind, Rindvieh' ?
Saam (Lapp): vāđok (N) 'juvenca tertium aetatis suae annum ingrediens', vāđok, vāđŏk (N) 'young cow, rather more than two years old' ?
Mordovian: vedraš (E M) 'Färse, junge Kuh', ved́aka (E) ?
Mari (Cheremis): wǝlǝ (KB), wüĺö (U), wülä (B) 'Stute' ? [if *-δ-, then Mari < Perm.]
Udmurt (Votyak): val (K G) 'Pferd'
Komi (Zyrian): ve̮l (S), ve̮v (P), vȯl )PO) 'Pferd'
Khanty (Ostyak): weli (V), wĕtǝ (DN), wŭлĭ (Kaz.) 'Rentier'
Sammalahti's version: *wäδä
Addenda: Liv. vediks, veds 'Vieh' ?
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