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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *klajjaz, from *kli- ‘to stick, cleave’, from Proto-Indo-European *gley- (to stick). Cognate with Middle Low German klei (Dutch klei, German Klei). Compare also Ancient Greek γλία (glía), Latin glūs ‘glue’, Old Church Slavonic глина ‘clay’.

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clǣġ m

  1. clay

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