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Cognate class 1462

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Notes Perhaps also cognate with 'egg' in /lexeme/21885/(?)
Citation: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill. Pages: View From PIE *peh₂-u- 'few, little'. Greek has stem enlargements in *-i-d-. Disyllabic forms in epic and dialectal texts point to original *παϝ-ι-δ-. παίζω 'play' /cognate/1519/ is a denominative verb to this lexeme. Cf. also παῦρος 'few' /cognate/875/ < *peh₂-u-ro-
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Ancient Greek παῖς páɪ̀s child G.sg. παιδός. Generically ‘child' and may be masculine or feminine as to whether the child is male or female. Meanings 'slave, servant’ are secondary. ★★★ View
2 Greek παιδί pe̞ˈði child From Ancient Greek diminutive παιδίον (παῖς) 'infant' ★★★ View
3 Greek Lesbos PAIDI child ★★ View
4 Latin puer ˈpuer child Gen. puerī. ★★★ View
5 [Legacy] Greek K PAIDION child ★★ View
6 [Legacy] Greek D PAIDI child ★★ View
7 [Legacy] Greek Md PAIDI, PAIDAKI child ★★ View