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Proto-IE: *paw-
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Meaning: few, small
Old Greek: pâu̯ro- `klein, gering', pl. `wenige'; att. pâu̯s (Vaseninschr.) `Kind', pái̯s (ep., lesb., böot. páis), gen. pai̯dós m., f. `Kind'
Germanic: *faw-a- adj.
Latin: pauper, -a/-is `arm, ärmlich, dürftig, beschrankt', paucus, -a `klein, gering', pl. `wenige'; parvus, -a `klein, jung, kurz, gering', parum `wenig, zu wenig', paullus, -a (/ paulus) `klein; wenig'; puer, -ī m., f. (inschr. povero) `Knabe; Mädchen'
Russ. meaning: мало, маленький
References: WP II 75 f

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