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Cognate class 1575

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Citation: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill. Pages: View Beekes supposes *mel(h₂)-n- connected with a number of other words that appear to be from a root *mel- denoting colours.
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Ancient Greek μέλᾱς mélaːs black G.sg. μέλανος; μέλᾱς, μέλαινα, μέλᾰν ★★★ View
2 Greek μελας black EXCLUDE (Katharevousa) ★★★ View
3 Vedic Sanskrit maliná- black 'dirty, black' ★★★ X View
4 Latvian męl̃ns black ★★ View
5 [Legacy] Greek K MELAS black ★★ View