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Sino-Tibetan etymology :

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Proto-Sino-Tibetan: *m(r)[ɨā̆]ŋ
Sino-Caucasian etymology: Sino-Caucasian etymology
Meaning: brother, elder brother
Chinese: *smraŋ elder brother, 孟 *mrāŋs eldest (of brothers).
Tibetan: miŋ brother in relation to his sister.
Burmese: mauŋ brother, LB *moŋ; ʔuh-mauŋh uncle.
Comments: Ben. 189, Luce 75. Cf. *māŋ.
stibet-prnum,stibet-meaning,stibet-chin,stibet-tib,stibet-burm,stibet-comments,

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Chinese characters :

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Character:
Modern (Beijing) reading: xiōng
Preclassic Old Chinese: smraŋ
Classic Old Chinese: m̥raŋ
Western Han Chinese: m̥raŋ
Eastern Han Chinese: m̥reŋ
Early Postclassic Chinese: hweŋ
Middle Postclassic Chinese: hweŋ
Late Postclassic Chinese: hweŋ
Middle Chinese: xwäiŋ
English meaning : elder brother
Russian meaning[s]: 1) старший брат; старший; 2) вежл. уважаемый друг (в обращении к сверстникам)
Sino-Tibetan etymology: Sino-Tibetan etymology
Dialectal data: Dialectal data
Radical: 10
Four-angle index: 7372
Karlgren code: 0765 a-e
Vietnamese reading: huynh
Shijing occurrences: 26.2, 35.2, 39.2, 49.1_, 51.1, 51.2, 58.5
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Chinese Dialects :

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Number: 132
Chinese etymology: Chinese etymology
Character:
MC description : 梗合三平庚曉
ZIHUI: 0338 2716
Beijing: śyŋ 11
Jinan: śyŋ 11
Xi'an: śyŋ 11
Taiyuan: śyŋ 1
Hankou: śioŋ 11
Chengdu: śyoŋ 11
Yangzhou: śiɔuŋ 11
Suzhou: śioŋ 11
Wenzhou: śyoŋ 11
Changsha: śioŋ 11
Shuangfeng: śyn 11
Nanchang: śiuŋ 11 (lit.); śiaŋ 11
Meixian: hiuŋ 11
Guangzhou: hîŋ 11
Xiamen: hîŋ 11
Chaozhou: hiã 11
Fuzhou: xiŋ 11 (lit.); xiaŋ 11
Shanghai: śioŋ 1
Zhongyuan yinyun: xiuŋ 1
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Sino-Caucasian etymology :

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Proto-Sino-Caucasian: *ʔēmV
Meaning: uncle, elder brother
North Caucasian: *ʔēmV
Sino-Tibetan: *m(r)[ɨā̆]ŋ ?
sccet-meaning,sccet-cauc,sccet-stib,

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North Caucasian etymology :

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Proto-North Caucasian: *ʔēmV
Sino-Caucasian etymology: Sino-Caucasian etymology
Meaning: paternal uncle; father
Proto-Avaro-Andian: *ʔima
Proto-Lezghian: *ʔem(Vj)
Notes: An Av.-And.-Lezg. isogloss.
caucet-prnum,caucet-meaning,caucet-aand,caucet-lezg,caucet-comment,

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Avar-Andian etymology :

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Protoform: *ʔima
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: father
Avar: emén
Andian language: ima
Akhvakh: ima
Chamalal: ima
Tindi: ima
Karata: ima
Botlikh: ima
Bagvalal: ima
Godoberi: ima
Comments: Av. paradigm B (pl. umú-mul).
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Lezghian etymology :

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Proto-Lezghian: *ʔem(Vj)
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: paternal uncle
Tabasaran: em
Tsakhur: emi
Udi: ämi-k:
lezget-prnum,lezget-meaning,lezget-tab,lezget-cak,lezget-udi,

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