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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *čildi-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: 1 to spread, open wide 2 become wider (of footwear)
Russian meaning: 1 расширяться, широко раскрываться 2 разнашиваться (об обуви)
Evenki: čildi- 1
Even: čịldụm- 2
Nanai: čildin- 'прибывать (о воде)' (Он.)
Comments: ТМС 2, 393. The Nan. meaning reflects a contamination with čilqa- < *tilka- q. v.

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