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Eurasiatic: *ṗunV
Meaning: smell
Borean: Borean
Indo-European: *pneu-
Altaic: *p`úńe (identical to *póńe ( ~ p`-) 'smoke' 1680?)
Uralic: *pɨja 'nose' [?]
Kartvelian: ?Svan. le-pχwna 'nose'
Dravidian: ? *pun-
Comments: Cf. also PA *puŋga ( ~ p`-, -i̯u-) 'bad smell' and PY *pOnV 'fart'.
References: ND 1738 *P_un̄yE ~ *P_un̄i 'smell', 1741 *pun̄/ŋyu 'to breathe, wind, smoke'.

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