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Proto-Altaic: *k`i̯uml[e]
Meaning: nail, needle
Russian meaning: ноготь, гвоздь, игла
Mongolian: *kimul-su
Tungus-Manchu: *xülme
Korean: *kom(h)
Comments: In Mong. one has to suppose *kimul- < *kumil- (the form qumu(l)- is actually attested in many dialects, and may be archaic).

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