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Proto-Altaic: "*u{/}mu" | Query method: Match substring
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Proto-Altaic: *úmu
Meaning: to bear, give birth
Russian meaning: рождать
Turkic: *umaj
Mongolian: *(h)umaj
Tungus-Manchu: *omu- / *umu-
Korean: *ūm
Japanese: *úm-
Comments: The Mong. form may also be borrowed < Turk., see Щербак 1997, 166. Cf., on the other hand, Mong. omuɣ 'kin, clan' (which, however, may be a modification of the other attested form, Mong. obuɣ = Turk. *ōpa, under the influence of the present root; Mong. > Yak., Dolg. omuk, see Stachowski 193 ).
Proto-Altaic: *úmu-tki
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: egg
Russian meaning: яйцо
Turkic: *jumurtka
Mongolian: *ömdege, *emdüge
Tungus-Manchu: *umūkta
Comments: A Western isogloss. The stem may be derived from Common Altaic *úmu 'to bear, give birth' q. v., see АПиПЯЯ 58, 281, Дыбо 10, Лексика 149. The Turkic form, however, must have also been influenced by PA *nā̀mo 'testicle' (and/or *ǯi̯ŏmu `round'), which explains initial *j-.
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