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Cognate class 1207

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Notes IE *pro- 'forward, in front', = Skt. PRA-, Grk. PRO (Buck 1949: 896), cognate with 'straight' in /cognate/1180/ and 'rightside' in /cognate/1238/
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Old Church Slavonic правъ prɑvʊ̆ right It refers both to factual and moral corectness. A derivative 'правьдьнъ' refers only to moral corectness. ★★★ View
2 Serbo-Croatian ispravan ˈîspraːvan right An alternative lexeme (with the same root) is 'pravilan' [ˈprâviːlan]. Both words can be used in the context of an answer to a question. They have more general meaning than 'točan'. ★★ View
3 Bulgarian правилен ˈpravilɘn right ★★★ View
4 Macedonian правилен ˈpravilɛn right ★★ View
5 Russian правильный 'pravʲilʲnɨj right ★★ View
6 Polish poprawny pɔˈpravnɘ̟ right Related to /lexeme/12475/ 'rightside'. An alternative lexeme is 'prawidłowy' 'correct [answer]' or 'prawdziwy' 'real' (both related to 'rightside' too). In some contexts word 'słuszny' may be a better equivalent (related to /lexeme/12426/ 'to hear'). In many contexts a phrase with a loanword is normally used: 'mieć *rację*'. ★★★ View
7 Belarusian правільны ˈpravʲilʲnɨ right ★★ View
8 Ukrainian правильний ˈpravɪlʲnɪj right ★★ View
9 Slovak správny ˈspraːvni right ★★ View
10 Czech správný ˈspraːvniː right ★★ View
11 Sorbian Upper prawy ˈpʀawɘ̟ right ★★ View
12 Sorbian Lower pšawy ˈpʂawɘ̟ right ★★ View
13 Slovenian prav praw right ★★ View
14 [Legacy] Serbocroatian ISPRAVNO right ★★ View
15 [Legacy] Serbian ispravan right ★★★ View
16 [Legacy] Serbian prav prâʋ right Also 'straight'. ★★ View
17 [Legacy] Bulgarian P PRAV right ★★ View
18 [Legacy] Macedonian PRAVILEN right ★★ View
19 [Legacy] Russian P PRAVYJ right ★★ View
20 [Legacy] Polish P POPRAWNY right ★★ View
21 [Legacy] Byelorussian P PRAVNY right ★★ View
22 [Legacy] Ukrainian P SPAVEDLYVYI right ★★ View
23 [Legacy] Slovak P PRAVY right ★★ View
24 [Legacy] Czech P SPRAVNY right ★★ View
25 [Legacy] Slovenian PROV right ★★ View