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Proto-Tungus-Manchu: *sip-
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: 1 to knead, squeeze, press 2 to bend under a heavy load
Russian meaning: 1 месить, валять (тесто); мять, сжимать 2 согнуться под тяжестью
Evenki: sipčarga- 2
Literary Manchu: sibere- 1
Orok: siperu- 1
Comments: ТМС 2, 74, 93. In Manchu the root has merged with sibere- 'spin, roll' < *sip- (v. sub *si̯ŏp`u).

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