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Nakh etymology :

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Proto-Nakh: *bʡa
North Caucasian etymology: North Caucasian etymology
Meaning: eye
Chechen: bʕärg
Ingush: bʕarg
Batsbi: bʕarḳ
Comments: The PN paradigm was *bʡa, *bʡare-, with a diminutive form *bʡare-ḳ, which was preserved in all languages. The form *bʡa survives as bʕa (somewhat archaic) in Chech. and Ing. The word vacillates between 5th and 6th classes in all languages (bj in Bacb.).

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