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Proto-Altaic: *ši̯úp`ù
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: to suck, hold in mouth
Russian meaning: сосать, держать во рту
Turkic: *sɨp-
Mongolian: *siɣü-
Tungus-Manchu: *šupa- (~č-)
Korean: *sp-ắr-
Japanese: *súp-
Comments: Whitman 1985, 181, 233 (Kor.-Jpn.). Korean has a usual vowel reduction between a fricative and a stop.

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