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Proto-Sino-Tibetan: *q(h)ār (s-)
Sino-Caucasian etymology: Sino-Caucasian etymology
Meaning: star
Tibetan: skar star.
Kachin: šǝgan1 star.
Lushai: ār-śi star.
Lepcha: să-hór star
Kiranti: *ʔkar
Comments: Kanauri skar'; Mishing tă-kăr; Miri tǝkar; Trung gŭr1-mĕt1. Cf. also suffixed forms: Tib. gre a Nakṣatra, Burm. kraj star, LB *[kr]aj. Sh. 42, 125; Ben. 25; Mat. 164. A somewhat similar, but probably different root (*kăr ~ *găr) is reflected in OCh. 建 *kar name of a constellation (Sagittarius); Burm. kan name of a constellation (Virgin).
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