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(a)nacca

noun. narrows, defile, pass, cut

A noun appearing in etymological notes from around 1964 (DD) with the glosses “narrows, defile, pass, cut” as a derivative of √NAKH “narrow, thin” (PE17/166).

Derivations

  • NAKH “narrow, thin” ✧ PE17/166

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
NAKH > (a)nakka[nakʰka] > [nakkʰa] > [nakka]✧ PE17/166

Variations

  • (a)nakka ✧ PE17/166
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nacca

noun. narrows, defile, pass, cut