Change viewing parameters
Switch to Russian version
Select another database

South Dravidian etymology :

Search within this database
Proto-South Dravidian : *poṭ-ai
Meaning : belly
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Kannada : poṭṭe
Kannada meaning : belly, paunch, stomach, womb
Kannada derivates : poḍe belly, pregnancy; puṭṭi belly
Tulu : poṭṭè
Tulu meaning : pregnancy
Tulu derivates : poṭṭebañji a pot-belly (bañji belly); boḍḍe stout man
Notes : Kannada poḍe < *pUḍ-ai? Tulu boḍḍe rather unclear as well: this could go back to *poṭ-Vtai or something like that.
Number in DED : 4494

List with all references
Search within this database
Select another database

Total pages generatedPages generated by this script
StarLing database serverPowered byCGI scripts
Copyright 1998-2003 by S. StarostinCopyright 1998-2003 by G. Bronnikov
Copyright 2005-2014 by Phil Krylov