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Sino-Caucasian etymology :

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Proto-Sino-Caucasian: *ɦemƛ̣Ă
Meaning: dream
Borean etymology: Borean etymology
North Caucasian: *ɦemƛ̣Ă
Sino-Tibetan: *mǝ̆ŋ (/ *mǝ̆k)
Burushaski: *-wélʒ́i
Basque: *lainho
Comments and references : There is some confusion with another root, cf. PNC *=HVwƛ̣_Ān `to sleep', *nhewƛ̣_ŭ ( < *mhewƛ̣_ŭ ?) `sleep'; PST *mīɫ `sleep'; ?Bur. Yas. nal, Hun., Ngr. -jál `shadow'; Bsq. *lainho 'mist, fog' (221), like Godoberi hanlu, etc. cf. LV A19, DCE 33.

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