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Lezghian etymology :

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Proto-Lezghian: *pVr-
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: 1 fly 2 take wing
Lezghian: purr avun 2
Tabasaran: purr aṗub 2
Budukh: pɨr pɨr siʔi
Archi: parχ bos 1
Udi: pur pesun 1
Comment: An expressive root, but obviously very archaic. Most Lezghian forms point to PL *pur or *por; the Arch. form parχ may have been influenced by Avar. parχ:ine.

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