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Turkic etymology :

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Proto-Turkic: *bạnɨ- ~ *bonɨ-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: big, large
Russian meaning: большой
Chuvash: mъʷnъʷ
Comments: Федотов 1, 349.
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Altaic etymology :

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Proto-Altaic: *mana
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: many, big
Russian meaning: много, большой
Turkic: *bạnɨ- ~ *bonɨ-
Mongolian: *mandu- / *mantu-
Tungus-Manchu: *mani
Korean: *mān(h)-
Japanese: *manai-
Comments: Ozawa 27-28 (Jap-Mong.); МССНЯ 348, Martin 249, АПиПЯЯ 26, 276.
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Mongolian etymology :

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Proto-Mongolian: *mandu- / *mantu-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: big, large
Russian meaning: большой
Written Mongolian: mandu- (L 526) / mantu-
Middle Mongolian: mandu- 'to increase, develop' (SH, HYt)
Khalkha: mandgar, mantaj
Buriat: mandagar, mantan, mantagar
Comments: Cf. also MMong. mene 'very' ( > Yak. mēne 'very', see Kaɫ. VII 44, Stachowski 178).
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Tungus etymology :

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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *mani
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: crowd, flock, herd
Russian meaning: толпа, стая
Evenki: man
Negidal: man
Ulcha: mandụ
Orok: mandị
Nanai: mandụ
Oroch: mańi
Udighe: mani
Comments: ТМС 1, 526.
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Korean etymology :

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Proto-Korean: *mān(h)-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: many
Russian meaning: много
Modern Korean: mān- [mānh-]
Middle Korean: mān-hắ-
Comments: Nam 199, KED 578.
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Japanese etymology :

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Proto-Japanese: *manai-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: many
Russian meaning: много, многочисленный
Old Japanese: mane-
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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *m[o]nV
Meaning: many
Borean: Borean
Altaic: *mana
Uralic: *mone (*mune)
Dravidian: ? Tel. *meṇḍ- 'plenty, much; full' [2518]; *mand-
References: МССНЯ 348; ND 1419 *ma/on̄V 'many, much'. [Drav. *mand- 'herd' may belong to a different root: cf. Ugor. *mänV 'herd; stallion' - perhaps further TM *meŋetu 'wild reindeer', and still further Eg. mnmn.t 'herd', Omot. *min- 'cow' - see in different ND roots: 1357 *maʔV 'ruminant' (TM), 1418 *mAǹV 'herd, gregarious animal' (SH, Ur., incorr. TM).
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Uralic etymology :

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Number: 556
Proto: *mone (*mune)
> Nostratic: > Nostratic
English meaning: a certain quantity, many
German meaning: eine gewisse Quantität, viel
Finnish: moni (gen. monen), dial. muni 'mancher, -e(s)', monet 'viele, viel', monta (kertaa) 'vielmal' ( > Saam. N moad'de 'more than one, a couple, two')
Estonian: mõni (gen. mõne) 'mancher, einige'
Saam (Lapp): moanâk (pl.) (N) 'more than a couple, a good many', månah (L) 'einige, ein Paar', muanas (Ko. Not.) 'einiger' ?
Udmurt (Votyak): kwa-mi̮n (S), kwa-mǝ̑n (K), kwa-mị̑n (G) 'dreißig', mi̮nda (S), mǝ̑nda (K) 'eine gewisse Quantität habend', mị̑nda (G) 'so viel wie'
Komi (Zyrian): ko-mi̮n (S) 'dreißig', ńeĺa-mi̮n (S) 'vierzig', veti̮-mi̮n (S) 'fünfzig', kvat́i̮-mi̮n (S), kvajti̮-mi̮n (V) 'sechzig', ki̮-mi̮n (S) 'wieviel?', mi̮j-mi̮nda (S), munda (P) 'wieviel?'
Mansi (Vogul): näl-mǝn (KU P), nali-man (So.) 'vierzig', ? ät-pǝn (K P), at-pǝn (N) 'füŋfzig', khọ̄t-pǝn (LM), χât-pǝn (N) 'sechzig'
Hungarian: negy-ven 'vierzig', öt-ven 'fünfzig', hat-van 'sechzig' usw. ?
References: Ung-Perm Parallel
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Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-Dravidian : *mand-
Meaning : multitude; herd
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Proto-South Dravidian: *mand-ai
Proto-Telugu : *mand-
Proto-Kolami-Gadba : *mand-
Proto-Gondi-Kui : *mand-
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South Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-South Dravidian : *mand-ai
Meaning : herd; multitude
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : mantai
Tamil meaning : flock, herd, common pasture of a village, open space in the middle of a village common to the community
Kannada : mandi, mande
Kannada meaning : (a) flock of sheep or goats, herd of cattle or buffaloes, open place in the jungle or near a village where a flock or herd stands, pen, fold; (b) persons, people
Tulu : mandi, mandè
Tulu meaning : persons, people
Number in DED : 4700
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Telugu etymology :

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Proto-Telugu : *mand-
Meaning : flock, herd, drove, pack, (B also) place where flocks or herds are kept outside a village, hamlet inhabited by herdsmen
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Telugu : manda
Additional forms : Also mandi crowd, collection of persons; retinue, following, infantry
Number in DED : 4700
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Kolami-Gadba etymology :

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Proto-Kolami-Gadba : *mand-
Meaning : man; herd
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Kinwat Kolami : mandi "man"
Kolami (Setumadhava Rao) : mandī "men"
Parji : manda "herd, flock; company, association"
Number in DED : 4700
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Gondwan etymology :

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Proto-Gondi-Kui : *mand-
Meaning : herd, flock
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Proto-Gondi : *mand-ā
Konda : manda
Proto-Pengo-Manda : *mand-
Proto-Kui-Kuwi : *mand-a
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Gondi etymology :

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Proto-Gondi : *mand-ā
Meaning : herd, flock
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Maria Gondi : manda
Seoni Gondi : manda
Number in DED : 4700
Number in CVOTGD : 2704
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Konda etymology :

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Konda : manda
Meaning: herd
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Number in DED : 4700
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Pengo-Manda etymology :

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Proto-Pengo-Manda : *mand-
Meaning : people belonging to the same side or party
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Pengo : mandanakar, madanakar
Number in DED : 4700
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Kui-Kuwi etymology :

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Proto-Kui-Kuwi : *mand-a
Meaning : herd, flock
Gondwan etymology: Gondwan etymology
Kuwi (Israel) : manda
Number in DED : 4700
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Long-range etymologies :

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Borean (approx.) : MVNV
Meaning : many
Eurasiatic : *m[o]nV
Afroasiatic : *man-
Sino-Caucasian : ST *māŋ 'great, much'
Amerind (misc.) : *moni 'many' (R 462) [P C Pa]
Reference : МССНЯ 348; ND 1418.
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