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Proto-Inupik: *kiɣ-m-
Eskimo etymology: Eskimo etymology
Meaning: to bite repeatedly 1, to hold between teeth 2, mouthpiece, thing thus held in mouth 3, to clench teeth 4
Russian meaning: кусать, жевать 1, держать в зубах 2, мундштук, нечто в зубах 3, сжимать зубы 4
Seward Peninsula Inupik: kiŋmaq- 1, kiŋmiaq 3 (drill)
SPI Dialects: Imaq kiɣmaq- 1
North Alaskan Inupik: kiɣmaq- 1, kiɣmi[r]aq 3, kīmmi- 4
NAI Dialects: Qaw kīmi- 4
Western Canadian Inupik: kiŋmiaq- 2
WCI Dialects: Net, Car kiŋmiaq 3 (drill)
Eastern Canadian Inupik: kimmautiŋu- desid. 1, kimmia(q)- 2, kimmi- 4
Greenlandic Inupik: kimmaʁ- 1, kimmiaʁ- 2, kimmiaq 3 (pipe)
Comparative Eskimo Dictionary: 165

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