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Proto-IE: *bhorg[ʷ]-
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Meaning: sharp, prickly; a k. of fish with prickly fins
Armenian: bark `heftig, zornig; herb, bitter, scharf von Geschmack'
Old Greek: phágro-s m. N. eines Fisches, `Seebrasen, Pagrus vulgaris ?'
Baltic: *bar̂g-a- (2) adj.
Germanic: *bark-a-, *brak-a- adj.
Celtic: OIr borb, borp `töricht', Ir borb `Barsch'
Russ. meaning: резкий, колючий; рыба с колючими "перьями"
References: WP II 188

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