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Proto-IE: *(s)kan- / -e-
Meaning: puppy, cub
Armenian: skund `junger Hund, Wolf'
Slavic: *ščenъ, *ščenę̄, *ščenъkъ
Latin: canis/OLat canēs, gen. -is, abl. -e, pl. gen. -um m., f. `Hund, Hündin'
Celtic: MIr cano, cana `Wolfsjunges', Cymr kenaw `junger Hund od. Wolf'
Russ. meaning: зверек (щенок)
References: WP I 465 f
Comments: The Celtic form suggests that Lat. canis is not the same root as standard PIE *k'uwen- (*k'un-); differently in Pok. 563-564.

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