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Cognate class 242

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Notes IE *k(u)o-, k(u)e-, k(u)i-, k(u)a- (Walde 1930: 1.519ff, Mallory 2008: 419), the same root as in e.g. 'who' and 'what, 'if' /cognate/2748/, for root connections see /cognate/160/
Citation: LIPP (Vol. 2) = Dunkel, George E. (2014). Lexikon der ... Pages: 452-479 View
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Albanian KJYSH, SI how ★★ View
2 Standard Albanian si how Also 'as'. Several possible etymologies: < IE pronominal *kuei-, < IE demonstrative *ki- or via Lat quei > qui 'how' < IE * kui-. ★★★ View
3 Albanian Sicily SI how ★★ View
4 Albanian Corinth SI how ★★ View
5 Albanian Gheg KJYSH, SI how ★★ View
6 Albanian Tosk SI how ★★ View
7 Ancient Greek πῶς pɔːs how Indeclinable. ★★★ View
8 Greek πώς po̞s how ★★★ View
9 Greek Lesbos POS how ★★ View
10 Avestan čū how ★★ View
11 Sogdian c’ how Sogdian ★★★ View
12 Wakhi TSERUNG how ★★★ View
13 Baluchi CHACCHO, CHON, CHO how ★★★ View
14 Zazaki čitur how ★★★ View
15 Tajik CI TAVR, CI XEL how ★★★ View
16 Persian chetowr tʃʰetou̯ɾ how ★★★ View
17 Waziri TSANGRA how ★★★ View
18 Pashto CENGA how ★★★ View
19 Shughni ca how ★★★ View
20 Sarikoli ca how ★★★ View
21 Ossetic kuyd kwɨd how ★★ View
22 Ossetic Iron kʷyd kʷyd how ★★ View
23 Ossetic Digor kud kud how ★★ View
24 Vedic Sanskrit kathā́ how ★★ View
25 Pāḷī kathaŋ how ★★★ View
26 Khaskura KASTO, KASTARI how ★★ View
27 Nepali kəso, kəsto kəso, kəsto how ★★ View
28 Assamese kɛnɛkɔi kɛnɛkɔi how ★★ View
29 Oriya kemiti kemiti how ★★ View
30 Bengali KEMON how ★★ View
31 Bihari kena kena how AF konā, ‘how, in what way’, (interrog.?) ★★ View
32 Magahi कइसे kəise how ★★★ View
33 Marwari kyānna how Chaur.(?), AF kasyāṃ; kasēka; kaiṃyāṃu; kainyāṃ ★★ View
34 Hindi KESA how ★★ View
35 Urdu کیسے kɛse how ★★ View
36 Sindhi kiian how ‘how, in what way’ ★★ View
37 Lahnda KIWE how ★★ View
38 Punjabi KIS+TERA how ★★ View
39 Gujarati kem kɛm how ★★ View
40 Marathi kasa 'kəsə how ★★ View
41 Kashmiri KETHA how ★★ View
42 Sinhalese KOHOMADA how ★★ View
43 Old Church Slavonic како kɑkɔ how An alternative lexeme would be 'яко' but it is used in expressive questions. ★★ View
44 Serbo-Croatian kako ˈkǎkɔ how ★★ View
45 Bulgarian как kak how ★★ View
46 Macedonian како ˈkakɔ how ★★ View
47 Russian как kak how ★★ View
48 Sorbian Upper kak kak how ★★ View
49 Sorbian Lower kak kak how ★★ View
50 Slovenian kako kaˈkǒː, kaˈkôː how ★★ View
51 Old Prussian kai how rel. = relative pron.? ★★ View
52 Latvian how ★★ View
53 Lithuanian KAIP how ★★ View
54 Old Norse hvé ɣveː how AF (hvernig) hversu ★★ View
55 Icelandic hve ɣvɛː how ★★ View
56 Faroese hvussu ˈkʰʊsːʊ how ★★ View
57 Norwegian Riksmal hvorledes ˈʋùːɭeːdəs how ★★ View
58 Stavangersk koss, kolles kusː, ˈkulːəs how ★★★ View
59 Old Swedish huru huːru how ★★ View
60 Swedish hur hʉ:r how ★★ View
61 Swedish Vilhelmina HORA how ★★ View
62 Swedish Uppland HUR how ★★ View
63 Elfdalian ur; ukin ʉːr; ˈʉ̀kɪn how ★★ View
64 Danish hvorledes vɒˈle:ðəs how ★★ View
65 Danish Fjolde vunt vund how View
66 Old Gutnish huru how ★★ View
67 Gutnish Lau hur huːr how ★★ View
68 Old English hū how ★★ View
69 English how haʊ how ★★ View
70 Frisian HO'T how ★★ View
71 Dutch hoe hu how ★★ View
72 Flemish HOE how ★★ View
73 Afrikaans HOE how ★★ View
74 Old High German wio how ★★★ View
75 Old High German wuo how ★★★ View
76 German wie vi: how ★★ View
77 Pennsylvania Dutch WIE how ★★ View
78 Luxembourgish wéi how ★★ View
79 German Switzerland wie how ★★★ View
80 Gothic ƕaiwa how ★★ View
81 Latin quōmodo ˈkʷoːmodo how Univerbation of phrase quō modō (ablative case) 'in what way?'. Sometimes broken up into separate lexemes quō … modō. ★★ View
82 Latin quī kʷiː how Old ablative, locative, or instrumental form of relative/interrogative pronoun quī, quae, quod. Fossilised form. ★★★ View
83 Latin quam kʷam how EXCLUDED. ★★★ View
84 Catalan com kɔm how Removed QUANT. ★★ View
85 Portuguese como 'komu how ★★ View
86 Spanish como 'komo how ★★ View
87 Sardinian Cagliari KOMMENTI how ★★ View
88 Sardinian Logudoro COMENTE how ★★ View
89 Sardinian Nuoro KOMENTE how ★★ View
90 French Creole Dominica KUMA how ★★ View
91 Walloon KIMINT how ★★ View
92 French comment kɔmɑ̃ how ★★ View
93 Provencal COUME how ★★ View
94 Ladin QUANT how ★★ View
95 Romansh co how ★★ View
96 Friulian cemût how ★★★ View
97 Italian come 'kome how ★★ View
98 Romanian cum kum how ★★ View
99 Vlach KU how ★★ View
100 Old Irish cía cruth kʹi:ə kruθ how ★★★ View
101 Middle Breton penaus, pennaus, penos, penaux, penaulx peˈnaus, ˈpenoːs how Consists of the interrogative pe 'what' and *aos, aux 'manner, fashion', i.e. *pe en aux 'in what manner?' ★★★ View
102 Breton penaos peˈnoːs how ★★★ View
103 Welsh pa how ★★ View
104 Irish conas how cionnas is a dialectal variant ★★ View
105 Scottish Gaelic ciamar how ★★★ View
106 Scottish Gaelic cionnas how ★★★ View
107 [Legacy] Albanian T SI how ★★ View
108 [Legacy] Greek K POS how ★★ View
109 [Legacy] Greek D POS how ★★ View
110 [Legacy] Greek Md POS how ★★ View
111 [Legacy] Serbocroatian KAKO how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
112 [Legacy] Serbian kako kâko how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
113 [Legacy] Bulgarian P KAK how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
114 [Legacy] Macedonian KAKO how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
115 [Legacy] Russian P KAK how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
116 [Legacy] Slovenian KAKO how additional suffix -KO (maybe cognate with Skt. KAM) (Derksen 2008: 219, 259) ★★ View
117 [Legacy] Lithuanian O KAIP how ★★ View
118 [Legacy] Brazilian COMO how ★★ View
119 [Legacy] German Munich wie how ★★★ View
120 [Legacy] French Creole C KUMA how ★★ View
121 [Legacy] Breton St penaos pẽ'nɔ:s how ★★ View
122 [Legacy] Breton Se PENAOS how ★★ View
123 [Legacy] Irish A CONAS how ★★ View