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verb physical_motion

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan

Proto-Mississipi-Valley *šrúkE

Proto-Dakota

Lakota pašlúka ‘masturbation, onanism’ EJ

Proto-Hoocąk-Chiwere

Hoocąk wašurúk ‘push back foreskin’ KM:3492, WL:48.13 , wašuruk ‘accomplish by cutting’ KM:2047 , mąąxúruk ‘step on and go all the way through; fig. be good at fancy dancing; accomplish’ KM:2272, WL:18.7 , mąąxuruk ‘be able to do sth.; earn, v.tr.’ KM:2769 , nąąxúruk , nąąxuruk , ruxurúk , ruxuruk

General comment

The languages with cognates do not show reflexes of vowel length, so that feature cannot be reconstructed. But cf. -xru ‘push through’, which lacks vowel length in Hoocąk.

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