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Proto-Altaic: *číńo
Meaning: power, ability
Russian meaning: сила, способность
Turkic: *dɨŋ
Mongolian: *čineɣe
Tungus-Manchu: *ǯiŋ
Korean: *čɨ̄ń-
Japanese: *tíná-m-
Comments: Владимирцов 172. The Korean form speaks in favour of reconstructing palatal *-ń-; Turkic and Tungus reveal a secondary -ŋ- resulting from a suffixed form *číń(o)-gV ( = Mong. *čineɣe).

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