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Proto-Altaic: "*ale" | Query method: Match substring
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Proto-Altaic: *ale
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: below, lower
Russian meaning: низ, опускать
Turkic: *ăl
Korean: *àrái
Japanese: *ǝ̀rǝ́-
Comments: SKE 6, EAS 106, Martin 230. The tone correspondence between Kor. and Jpn. is irregular.
Proto-Altaic: *ā̀le
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: weak, tired, confused
Russian meaning: слабый, усталый, смущенный
Turkic: *ăl-
Mongolian: *al-
Tungus-Manchu: *āli-
Korean: *ǝ̀rí-
Japanese: *ǝrǝ-ka
Comments: Martin 243, Whitman 1985, 129, 194, 246. The most probable accent reconstruction is *ā̀le, with regular correspondences between Turk., TM and most Japanese dialects; Kor. has a frequent "verbal" low tone.
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