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Lezghian etymology :

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Proto-Lezghian: *ja(m)tur
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: 1 thigh, hip 2 foot, leg
Lezghian: jutur 1
Tabasaran: jatur 1
Kryz: jetɨr 1
Budukh: jotur 1
Udi: tur 2
Comment: Cf. also Lezg. Khl. jatur 'thigh, hip'. 4th class in Shakhdagh. The medial resonant is not reflected anywhere (in the combination *-mt- it could have been preserved as -nt- only in Arch.), but may be postulated on external evidence.

    See Хайдаков 1973, 29.


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