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Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-Dravidian : *kūr-
Meaning : to bark; to sound
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Proto-South Dravidian: *kUr-ai-
Proto-Telugu : *kukk-
Proto-Kolami-Gadba : *kū̆r-
Proto-North Dravidian : *kūr
Brahui : xurr-ukāv
Notes : Expressive. Telugu *kukk- < *kurk-.
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South Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-South Dravidian : *kUr-ai-
Meaning : to bark; to cough
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : kurai (-pp-, -tt-)
Tamil meaning : to bark, jubilate, shout; n. noise, roar, shout
Tamil derivates : kuraippu noise; kukkal, kukkan_ dog
Malayalam : kura
Malayalam meaning : disagreeable sound, cough, barking
Malayalam derivates : kurekka to cough, bark, hem; kūrkka, kūrkkam, kūrkku snoring, war-cry, roar
Kannada : kure
Kannada meaning : an imitative sound
Kannada derivates : kure kure a sound used in calling a dog
Kodagu : kora- (korap-, korat-)
Kodagu meaning : to bark
Kodagu derivates : kūke a snore; kūke bali- to snore
Tulu : korapuni, korepini, korepuni
Tulu meaning : to bark, roar
Tulu derivates : korejuni to make a noise
Proto-Nilgiri : *kor-äp-
Number in DED : 1796
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Nilgiri etymology :

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Proto-Nilgiri : *korä-
Meaning : to snore, bark
South Dravidian etymology: South Dravidian etymology
Kota : kurv- (kurt-)
Toda : kwarf- (kwart-)
Additional forms : Also Kota kerv- (kert-) to bark
Notes : Actually, it is Kota kerv- that should be considered the regular reflection. The varinat kurv- is either dialectal or borrowed from Tamil.
Number in DED : 1796
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Telugu etymology :

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Proto-Telugu : *kukk-
Meaning : dog
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Telugu : kukka
Number in DED : 1796
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Kolami-Gadba etymology :

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Proto-Kolami-Gadba : *kū̆r-
Meaning : to groan
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Parji : kūr-
Additional forms : Also Parji (S) kuri- (owl) hoots
Number in DED : 1796
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North Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-North-Dravidian : *kūr
Meaning : call to a dog
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Malto : kūr-kūr
Number in DED : 1796
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Brahui etymology :

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Brahui : xurr-ukāv
Meaning : a snore
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Number in DED : 1796
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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *q̇urV
Meaning: to cry
Uralic: ObU *kurV 'to bark'
Kartvelian: *q̇ur- (*q̇wir-)
Dravidian: *kūr-
References: ND 1938 *q̇ur[ħ]V 'to bark, howl' (+ dub. IE and Sem.)
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Kartvelian etymology :

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Proto-Kartvelian: *q̇ur- (*q̇wir-)
Nostratic: Nostratic
Russian meaning: выть
English meaning: to howl
Georgian: q̇urq̇ul-
Georgian meaning (Rus.): волчий или собачий вой; q̇wir- 'кричать'
Georgian meaning (Engl.): wolf's or dog's howl; q̇wir- 'to shout'
Megrel: 'ur-
Laz: q̇ur-, 'ur-
Laz meaning (Rus.): кричать, сердиться
Laz meaning (Eng.): to shout, get angry
Notes and references: ЭСКЯ 211, EWK 420.
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