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Proto-Altaic: *i̯ùme ( ~ -o)
Meaning: to tie, strap, belt
Russian meaning: затягивать, ремень
Mongolian: *(h)umaji-
Tungus-Manchu: *(x)üm-
Korean: *ùmɨ̀i-
Japanese: *ǝ̀mpí
Comments: SKE 286, EAS 117. Korean has a usual verbal low tone. The Jpn. form reflects fusion with an original labial suffix (*ǝ̀mpí < *i̯ùme-bV = Mong. *umuji-). Cf. also *i̯umi.

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