Karn

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Karn arabice cornu.


Apparatus:

Karn f | Karu ABCD e {'n' misread as 'u'} | Kara p | Karij or Kary j


Translation:

Karn is Arabic for Latin cornu {"horn"}.


Commentary:

Wehr (1976): ﻗﺮﻥ /qarn/ "horn (of an animal), feeler, tentacle".


See also: Ceras (1), Keras


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