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etymon

(pl. etyma)
an earlier form of a word. See also etymology.
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The first six shared etyma in Table 2 belong to the same rhyme group of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] in Zhou verses.
In which kinds of context do the etyma first come to be used as discourse markers, and why do speakers begin to use them in that way?
While the Ossetian reflexes of IE ',n and `n largely remain distinct, in a few etyma a word-final Ossetian -n seems to reflex an earlier *m--cf.
Ferlus (2006a) recently proposed two convergent etyma for some ethnonyms; his work is based on some simple rules of phonetic change observable in the Sinosphere and studied for the most part by W.
However, in neither case, nor with all you, does the choice of English etyma with which these forms are constructed appear to be calqued on languages spoken by the non-European population.
mdrgl 'guard, watchman,' mndg 'fine flour' (25), but the actual etyma are not attested in the known Hurrian lexis and thus caution is advised.
Halevy's theory ("L'article hebreu," Revue des Etudes Juives 23 [1891]: 117-21) on the origins of the definite article in Central Semitic from the etyma represented by the Akkadian near and far demonstratives (*hanni- and *?
This set of etyma produced a conundrum for Emeneau.
I propose to gather together here some scattered remains of this class in the modern Indo-Aryan languages; the forms are arrayed under their CDIAL etyma (R.
wasy, Irula uli, Alu Kurumba oli) belongs to a Nilgiri microareal semantic group, the non-Nilgiri etyma meaning 'to flow; river, current'.
Most interesting (for an areal linguist, even thrilling) are those Nilgiri species that are not closely related to species elsewhere, denoted by names with Nilgiri etymologies only and no etyma elsewhere--that, hence, offer "acute problems": are they to be derived from Dravidian names lost elsewhere, or borrowed from non-Dravidian-speaking aborigines?
84) tries to do just that by equating TC-I with PLB (*)1 and TC-II with PLB (*)2(1) even though about half of the sets cited with TC-I have cognates under PLB (*)2 and a big chunk of PLB (*)1 etyma have TC-II cognates.