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From: Andreas Johansson <[log in to unmask]>

> Quoting Roger Mills <[log in to unmask]>:

> > Dmitry Ivanov wrote:

> > > Does anybody have an idea why the Indonesian word for "bucket" - ember -
> > > is
> > > so close to the Gipsy word for "bucket" - embra - ?
> > > (In Hindi it's differrent.)

I personally saw  "ember" and read the Hungarian word for "human," and thought we'd be on a thread on how Aleut is co´ncidentally related to Urdu; but no, from what I've read here, there are some legit connections. Who knew?

Kou