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Proto-Altaic: *k`éŕà
Nostratic: Nostratic
Meaning: bark
Russian meaning: кора
Turkic: *Kaŕ, *Kaŕ-dɨŕ
Mongolian: *kajir(a)-
Tungus-Manchu: *xerekte
Japanese: *kárà
Comments: Miller 1975, 157-72, 1985, 151, АПиПЯЯ 38, 80, 285, Лексика 107. The Mong. word belongs here with high probability, although medial -j- is not quite clear: the form is perhaps a dissimilation < *kari-ra- (a similar process *-lVl- > -jVl- is widely spread).

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