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Proto-Altaic: *nŭ́ŋu
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: wool, down
Russian meaning: шерсть, пух
Turkic: *juŋ
Mongolian: *nowur-
Tungus-Manchu: *nuŋari
Japanese: *núnuá
Comments: EAS 119-120, KW 279, Poppe 73, ТМС 1, 611, АПиПЯЯ 285, Дыбо 9, Лексика 146. Borrowing in Mong. from Turk. is impossible, despite Щербак 1997, 125. The Turk.-Mong. match is quite regular, despite TMN 4, 228.

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