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Proto-IE: *bhlag'h-m-en-
Meaning: priest
Old Indian: brahmán- m. `one who prays, brahman', bráhman- n. `piousness, brahma'
Latin: flāmen, -inis m. `Opferpriester, Eigenpriester einee bestimmten Gottheit', flāmōnium `das Amt des f.'
Russ. meaning: жрец
References: WP II 209
Comments: Lat. can also be compared with Germ. *blōtan `to sacrifice', *blōstra- `priest' (< *bhlād-)

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