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Proto-Altaic: *ŏ́mu
Meaning: hip; back part, buttocks
Russian meaning: бедро; задняя часть, ягодицы
Turkic: *omV-
Mongolian: *(h)omu-
Tungus-Manchu: *omga
Korean: *òmìnòi
Comments: PTM and PT probably reflect a common derivative *ŏ́mu-kV. The meaning 'buttocks' in Mong. gave rise to two widely separated semantic reflexes: a) > 'large intestine'; b) > 'back' > 'North'.

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