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Also compare "saddle", German "Sattel", Russian "седлo" (sedlo).

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2010/5/4 Tony Harris <[log in to unmask]>

> Actually that would be "Sit on this", and if a tack is pictured then that
> would be implied.  Yes, I presume "сид-" is a cognate to "sedis" and "seat",
> as well as other things like "setzen".
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> On 05/04/2010 02:38 PM, Charlie Brickner wrote:
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>> In today's comic strip "The Elderberries", Ludmila the cook says, "Сидите
>> на этом."  From the context I think she is saying, "Sit on a tack."  Am I
>> right?  Would 'Сид-' then be cognate to 'sedis,' 'seat,' etc.?
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>> Charlie
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