๐’๐’Š’๐’Œ“

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EtymologyEdit

According to Jaan Puhvel, possibly related to Ancient Greek ฯ†แฟกฬฯฯ‰ โ€Ž(phลซฬrล, โ€œto mixโ€), because mud is a mixture of clay and water, thus both reflecting pseudo-PIE *bสฐur-u-t-.

NounEdit

๐’๐’Š’๐’Œ“ โ€Ž(purut)ย n (stem purutt-)

  1. soil, mud, earth
  2. mud plaster

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Puhvel, Jaan (2013), โ€œpurut(t)-โ€, in Hittite Etymological Dictionary (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 32), volume 9, Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter Mouton, pages 140โ€“142