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Cognate class 216

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Notes IE *pte(r)- 'to fly', derivatives of IE *pet- 'wing', prob. ultimately related to 'feather' /cognate/700/ (Buck 1949:245) and 'wing' in /cognate/1567/
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Albanian pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
2 Standard Albanian pendë feather Also 'pair (of oxen)'. Borrowed < Lat penna, pinna 'feather'. L View
3 Albanian Sicily pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
4 Albanian Corinth pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
5 Albanian Gheg pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
6 Albanian Tosk pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
7 Ancient Greek πτερόν pterón feather G.sg. πτεροῦ. ★★★ View
8 Tsakonian φτερε feather ★★ View
9 Greek φτερό fte̞ˈro̞ feather ★★★ View
10 Greek Lesbos FTERO feather ★★ View
11 Classical Armenian փետուր pʰetowr feather pʰetowr ★★★ View
12 Armenian Eastern T`EW feather 'wing, arm'; see also 'bird' in /cognate/571/ and 'wing' /lexeme/1757/ ★★★ View
13 Armenian Eastern p’etur pʰɛˈtuɾ feather ★★★ View
14 Armenian Western PEDUR feather ★★★ View
15 Vasi-vari pəṭegë feather Related to Old Indic páttra-. ★★★ View
16 Old Norse fjo̜ðr fjɔðr feather ★★★ View
17 Icelandic fjöður fjœːðʏr feather ★★ View
18 Faroese fjøður ˈfjøːvʊɹ feather ★★ View
19 Norwegian Riksmal fjær, fjør fjæːɾ, fjøːɾ feather ★★ View
20 Stavangersk fjør fjœːʁ feather ★★★ View
21 Old Swedish fiädher ˈfiæːðer feather ★★ View
22 Swedish fjäder ˈfjɛ:dər feather ★★ View
23 Swedish Vilhelmina FJAR FJER feather ★★ View
24 Swedish Uppland FJADER feather ★★ View
25 Elfdalian fjäðer feather NB! This word might only be used about "(metal) spring" as a later loan from Swedish "fjäder". Have to double check /Felix Ahlner ★★ View
26 Danish fjer fjeˀɐ̯ feather ★★ View
27 Danish Fjolde fied fieð feather ★★ View
28 Gutnish Lau fjädar ˈfjɛːdar feather ★★ View
29 Old English feþer feather ★★★ View
30 English feather 'fɛðə feather ★★ View
31 Frisian fear fɪ.ər feather ★★ View
32 Dutch veer ver feather Changed from VEDER - not in dictionary. ★★ View
33 Afrikaans VEER feather split from DKB ★★ View
34 Old High German federa feather ★★★ View
35 German Feder 'fe:dɐ feather ★★ View
36 Pennsylvania Dutch FEDDER feather ★★ View
37 Luxembourgish Fieder feather ★★★ View
38 German Switzerland fädere feather ★★★ View
39 Latin penna ˈpenːa feather G.sg. pennae; also 'wing' EXCLUDED. ★★★ View
40 Portuguese pena ˈpenɐ feather split from DKB. Replaced PENNA. ★★ View
41 Sardinian Cagliari PINNA feather ★★ View
42 Sardinian Nuoro PIA feather ★★ View
43 Ladin PENNA feather ★★ View
44 Dolomite Ladino pena feather ★★★ View
45 Romansh penna feather ★★★ View
46 Friulian pene feather ★★★ View
47 Romanian pană feather ★★ View
48 Vlach PEANE feather ★★ View
49 Old Irish ette etʹe feather ★★★ View
50 Irish eiteog feather ★★★ View
51 Scottish Gaelic ite feather ★★★ View
52 [Legacy] Albanian T pendë feather Borrowed < Lat pinna, penna 'feather; pair of oxen'. Second meaning is a metaphoric derivative of the latter, meaning more 'plumage'. ★★★ View
53 [Legacy] Greek K PTERUKS feather ★★ View
54 [Legacy] Greek D FTEROUGA feather ★★ View
55 [Legacy] German Munich Feder feather < Pr. Germ. *feþrō- ‘feather’. ★★★ View