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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *dʷVjɣV
Meaning: day, shine
Borean: Borean
Indo-European: *dei̯(u̯)- (cf. also *dhew- 1925)
Altaic: *t`uju ( ~ -o-)
Kartvelian: *deɣ- (*dɣe-)
Comments: IE *dei̯- may be alternatively compared with PK *te- 'light, shine', *te-n- 'to lighten'. Perhaps we have 2 IE roots after all.
References: ND 506 *da/owG/ɣV 'sun, day, morning' (Kartv. *dɣe- : IE *dhew- : Chad. *dVw-, Eg. dwꜣw); 2241 *tiʔu 'to shine, be bright, be seen' (Kartv. *te- : IE *dei(u)- : ? Eg. tꜣ).

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