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Proto-Altaic: *ǯi̯òǯu
Meaning: thick, abundant
Russian meaning: толстый, обильный
Turkic: *jogan
Mongolian: *ǯuǯaɣan
Tungus-Manchu: *ǯaǯi- (~-ia-)
Korean: *čằč-
Japanese: *dùtáka-
Comments: VEWT 205 (Turk.-Mong.), АПиПЯЯ 287. The Turkic form may belong here if PT *jogan < *jojga-n. The Japanese form goes back to an intermediate variant *ǯi̯oč`u-k`a (with assimilative devoicing of *-ǯ-). Korean has a frequent verbal low tone.

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