>Yes, I know. But your proposal seems to be very unlikely for chronological reasons. I'd rather link the Uralic verb to IE *kWel- 'to turn; wheel', Altaic *kHulo- 'to roll, to turn'.
> > Very interesting indeed. Are you suggesting the Mari forms
> > kÉ^ryÉ^Å¾a- > kurÅ¾a- could be the source of West IE
> > *kors- 'to run'? In that case, we can forget the connection with the
> > Germanic word for 'horse'.
> Actually to the Germanic word too. Don't forget that the FU-speaking
> and the Germanic-speaking
> were neighbors.