juice, liquid

noun physical_consumption

Proto-Siouan-Catawba

Proto-Siouan *hų́pV

Proto-Crow-Hidatsa *húp-

Crow húppii ‘soup’ RG, GG:49, RGG:14

Hidatsa húpa ‘soup’ J

Pre-Mandan *hųprįhe

Mandan hųpįrį́he ‘soup’ RTC

Proto-Mississipi-Valley

Proto-Dakota *hąpí

Lakota hąpí ‘milk’ [> azé ‘breast + hąpí] RTC , asą́pi

Dakota haŋpí ‘broth, soup, gravy’ SRR:124b

Sioux Valley hąpí PAS

General comment

The Mandansoup’ term appears to be an old compound, since nasality is marked twice. This is one of numerous terms in which irregular ą/ų correspondences are found.

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