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Indo-European etymology :

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Proto-IE: *k'wa(i)n-
Meaning: lead (?), copper (?)
Hittite: {kuwanna(n)- `Kupfer(blau), Schmuckstein' - source}
Old Greek: kǘano-s m. `Lasur- od. Blaustein, blaugefärbter Glasfluss, dunkelblaues Email'
Slavic: *svīnьcь
Baltic: *čwin-a- c.
Russ. meaning: металл (свинец ? медь ?)
References: WP I 368

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