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Proto-Altaic: *ki̯udu
Meaning: shore, border
Russian meaning: берег, граница
Turkic: *Kɨdɨg
Mongolian: *kiǯaɣar ( < *kiǯi-ɣar)
Tungus-Manchu: *kudē
Japanese: *kui ( ~ -ǝ-)
Comments: EAS 46, KW 233, Владимирцов 171, 318, Poppe 19, Лексика 94. Cf. perhaps MKor. kɨ̀th 'edge'. The Jpn. form must have originally meant 'border fortification, fortress'; there is hardly any reason to regard it as borrowed from Old Paekche, despite Miller 1979).

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