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Pokorny Etymon: 1. per-, perə- : prē-, preu- 'to spray, sprinkle, drizzle'
|Old Church Slavonic:||para||n||steam||RPN|
|Homeric Greek:||πρήθω||vb||to blow up, swell out||RPN|
|Sanskrit:||pruṣṇóti||vb||to sprinkle, shower, moisten||RPN|
Key to Part-of-Speech/Grammatical feature abbreviations:
Key to information Source codes (always with 'LRC' as editor):
|LRC||=||Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|RPN||=||Allan R. Bomhard: Reconstructing Proto-Nostratic (2002)|