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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *bejū-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: an ungulate animal
Russian meaning: копытный зверь
Evenki: bejūn
Even: bujūn
Negidal: bejūn
Ulcha: buju(n)
Orok: buju(n)
Nanai: bejũ
Oroch: beju(n)
Udighe: bui, buji
Solon: bejū-nī beje 'hunter'
Comments: ТМС 1, 121-122. The root is also attested in verbal function ('to hunt for ungulates'): Evk. bejū-, Evn. bujū-, Neg. bejū- etc.

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