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Nostratic etymology :

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Eurasiatic: *ńorV
Meaning: wet
Altaic: *ni̯úŕe
Uralic: *ńorV (cf. also *ńurme)
Dravidian: *nur- (or Tamil-Tulu *nur- 'mud')
Comments: Cf. *nVrV, *ńVjrV.
References: МССНЯ 333; ND 1619 *[ń]o/u(ʡ)rV 'moist, to gush' (Alt.-Drav.+SH).
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Altaic etymology :

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Proto-Altaic: *ni̯úŕe
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: to become wet, soak
Russian meaning: мокнуть
Turkic: *jüŕ-
Mongolian: *nor-
Tungus-Manchu: *ń[ü]r-
Japanese: *núrá-
Comments: The vocalism in TM is not quite certain, but initial *ń- (corresponding to Mong. n- and Jpn. *n-) points to PA *n- followed by a diphthong.
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Turkic etymology :

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Proto-Turkic: *jüŕ-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: to swim, float
Russian meaning: плавать
Old Turkic: jüz- (Orkh., OUygh.)
Karakhanid: jüz- (MK)
Turkish: jüz-
Tatar: jöz-
Middle Turkic: jüz- (AH, Ettuhf.), üz- (Бор. Бад., Abush., Pav. C.)
Uzbek: juz-
Uighur: üz-
Azerbaidzhan: üz-
Turkmen: jüz-
Khakassian: čüs-
Shor: čüs-
Oyrat: jüs-, d́üs-
Yakut: sötüö 'bathing', sötüölē- 'to bathe'
Dolgan: hötüölē-, hütöl- 'to bathe'
Kirghiz: ǯüz-
Kazakh: žuz-
Noghai: jüz-
Bashkir: jöδ-
Balkar: ǯüz-, žüz-
Gagauz: jüz-
Karaim: jüz-, üz-
Karakalpak: žüz-
Kumyk: juz-
Comments: VEWT 214, EDT 984, ЭСТЯ 4, 261.
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Mongolian etymology :

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Proto-Mongolian: *nor-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: to soak, be wet
Russian meaning: мокнуть, быть мокрым
Written Mongolian: nor- (L 591)
Middle Mongolian: nur- (IM)
Khalkha: nor-
Buriat: noro-
Kalmuck: nor-
Ordos: nor-
Dongxian: noro-
Dagur: noir-, (Тод. Даг. 158) noirgā-
Monguor: nōri- (SM 284)
Comments: KW 279, MGCD 513.
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Tungus etymology :

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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *ń[ü]r-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: 1 to swim (of animals) 2 shallow place
Russian meaning: 1 плавать (о животных) 2 мель
Even: ńịrgị 2
Literary Manchu: ńere- 1
Udighe: ńu-xana- ( < *ńur-) 1
Comments: ТМС 1, 639, 645, 655.
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Japanese etymology :

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Proto-Japanese: *núrá-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: to get wet
Russian meaning: мокнуть
Old Japanese: nura-
Middle Japanese: núra-
Tokyo: nùre-
Kyoto: núré-
Kagoshima: nuré-
Comments: JLTT 738. Cf. also *núr- 'to paint, smear'.
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Uralic etymology :

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Number: 647
Proto: *ńorV
> Nostratic: > Nostratic
English meaning: swamp
German meaning: Sumpf
Finnish: noro 'sumpfiges Tal; Bächlein' ( < noru- 'rinnen, fließen' ?)
Estonian: nõru, nõrg (gen. nõru) 'Wasserabfluß, kleiner schwach fließender Bach') ?
Udmurt (Votyak): ńur (S), ńu̇r, ńur (K) 'feucht, naß, Feuchtigkeit (K); Sumpf, Morast (S)'
Komi (Zyrian): ńur (S P PO) 'Sumpf; Moor'
Mansi (Vogul): ńēr (TJ P), ńār (KU So.) 'Sumpf'
Hungarian: nyirok 'Feuchtigkeit; Lymphe; (dial.) feuchte Erde, glitschige, klebrige Erde'; ? nyár-fa 'Pappel', dial. nyáras, nyárjas, nyáros 'Pappelwald'; ?? nyár 'Sommer'
Nenets (Yurak): ńurka (O) 'Espe', ńurki ṕā (Lj.) 'Edeltanne' ??
Selkup: njăr (Ke.), ńār (TaM Ty.) 'Tundra, Sumpf' ??
Sammalahti's version: FU *n'i6ri (nur Teil)
Yukaghir parallels: ńor 'Sumpf, Morast'
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Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-Dravidian : *nur-
Meaning : foam, froth
Nostratic etymology: Nostratic etymology
Proto-South Dravidian: *nUr-ai
Proto-Telugu : *nur-
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South Dravidian etymology :

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Proto-South Dravidian : *nUr-ai
Meaning : foam, froth
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Tamil : nurai
Tamil meaning : froth, foam, scum, spume, lather, bubble
Tamil derivates : (-pp-, -tt-) to froth, foam, effervesce
Malayalam : nura
Malayalam meaning : foam, froth
Malayalam derivates : nurayuka to froth; nurekka to foam, emit scum, ferment as toddy; nuri small bubbles of water; nurikka to rise in small bubbles
Kannada : nore
Kannada meaning : foam, froth, scum
Kodagu : nere
Kodagu meaning : froth
Tulu : nurè
Tulu meaning : foam, froth, scum
Proto-Nilgiri : *nor
Notes : Irregular -e- in Kodagu. Contamination?
Number in DED : 3710
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Nilgiri etymology :

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Proto-Nilgiri : *nor
Meaning : foam
South Dravidian etymology: South Dravidian etymology
Kota : nor
Number in DED : 3710
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Telugu etymology :

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Proto-Telugu : *nur-
Meaning : foam, froth
Dravidian etymology: Dravidian etymology
Telugu : nurũgu
Dialectal forms (1) : nuruvu
Additional forms : Also nucciḷḷu (pl.) foam
Number in DED : 3710
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