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Cognate class 2561

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Notes element ZA < IE *hō 'behind, during, in order to, for' (Walde 1930: 1.633), cognate with 'back' in /lexeme/23502/
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Old Church Slavonic занѥ(жє) zɑɲɛ(ʒɛ) because Attested >100 times in the Canon. An alternative lexeme 'ѥльма' is less frequently used (ca. 50 times in the Canon) and 'because' is not its only/main meaning. ★★★ View
2 Serbo-Croatian zato što ˈzǎtɔː ʃtɔ because 'zbog' is a preposition with a meaning 'because *of*'. ★★★ View
3 Bulgarian защото zəˈʃtɔtu because Alternative lexemes are 'понеже, тъй так, затова че'. They seem too be less frequently used. ★★★ View
4 Macedonian затоа што zaˈto.aʃtɔ because ★★★ View
5 [Legacy] Serbocroatian ZATO because ★★★ View
6 [Legacy] Bulgarian P ZASTOTO because ★★★ View
7 [Legacy] Macedonian ZASTO because ★★★ View
8 [Legacy] Slovenian ZATO because ★★ View