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Cognate class 263

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Notes IE *angh- 'narrow, tie' (Walde 1930: 1.62), cogn. with 'tie' in /cognate/1248/, maybe related to /cognate/441/ and /lexeme/11682/? cf. also comment on 'wide' in /cognate/3096/
Citation: NIL = Wodtko, Dagmar S., Irslinger, Britta & Schneider, Carolin. ... Pages: 301-03 View PIE *h₂emg̑ʰ- 'narrow'.
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Proto-Indo-European *h₂enǵʰ- narrow ★★★ View
2 Albanian NGUSHT narrow L View
3 Standard Albanian i, e ngushtë narrow Borrowed < Lat angustus 'id'. L View
4 Albanian Sicily I-NGUST narrow L View
5 Albanian Corinth I NGUSTE narrow L View
6 Albanian Gheg NGUSHT narrow L View
7 Albanian Tosk NGUSTE narrow L View
8 Classical Armenian anjowk narrow Also 'difficult'. ★★★ View
9 Armenian Eastern anjuk narrow ★★★ View
10 Vedic Sanskrit aṃhús narrow ★★ View
11 Old Church Slavonic ѫзъкъ ɔ̃zʊ̆kʊ̆ narrow It has two synonimical meanings 'narrow like a narrow river, road, table etc.' and 'narrow with a connotation of very little or too litte space, tight'. Probably the first meaning predominated but it is not entirely clear. ★★★ View
12 Serbo-Croatian uzak ˈûzak narrow ★★ View
13 Russian узкий 'uzkɨj narrow ★★ View
14 Polish wąski ˈvɔɰ̃skʲi narrow ★★ View
15 Belarusian вузкі ˈvuzkʲi narrow ★★ View
16 Ukrainian вузький ˈʋuzʲkɪj narrow ★★ View
17 Slovak úzky ˈuːzki narrow ★★ View
18 Czech úzký ˈuːzkiː narrow ★★ View
19 Sorbian Upper wuski ˈwuski narrow ★★ View
20 Sorbian Lower wuski ˈhuski narrow ★★ View
21 Slovenian ozek ˈǒːzək narrow ★★ View
22 Lithuanian ANKSTAS narrow split from DKB ★★ View
23 Old English enge narrow ★★★ View
24 Dutch eng ɛŋ narrow split from DKB ★★ View
25 Afrikaans ENG narrow split from DKB ★★ View
26 Old High German engi narrow ★★★ View
27 German eng ɛŋ narrow ★★ View
28 Pennsylvania Dutch ENG narrow ★★ View
29 Gothic aggwus narrow split from DKB ★★★ View
30 Latin angustus aŋˈgustus narrow gen. angustī; antonym 'lātus' ★★★ View
31 Portuguese APERTADO narrow split from DKB ★★ View
32 Spanish ANGOSTO narrow split from DKB ★★ View
33 Provencal ECHO narrow split from DKB ★★ View
34 Romanian INGUST narrow split from DKB ★★ View
35 Old Irish cumung kuṽung narrow ★★★ View
36 Middle Cornish ynn ɪn: narrow AF edn, idne ★★ View
37 Middle Breton hencq, enc, encq ˈeŋk narrow Ex. pan-æ enc e-n hent M. 1734 ★★★ View
38 Breton enk eŋ-k narrow Ex. un toull enk, re enk eo an nor (Favereau) ★★★ View
39 Welsh cyfyng narrow ★★★ View
40 Irish cúng narrow ★★ View
41 Scottish Gaelic cumhang narrow ★★★ View
42 [Legacy] Albanian T i ngushtë narrow L View
43 [Legacy] Serbocroatian UZAK narrow ★★ View
44 [Legacy] Serbian uzak ûzak narrow ★★ View
45 [Legacy] Russian P UZKIJ narrow ★★ View
46 [Legacy] Polish P WASKI narrow ★★ View
47 [Legacy] Byelorussian P VUZKI narrow ★★ View
48 [Legacy] Ukrainian P VUZ KYJ narrow ★★ View
49 [Legacy] Czech E USKO narrow ★★ View
50 [Legacy] Slovak P UZKY narrow ★★ View
51 [Legacy] Czech P UZKY narrow ★★ View
52 [Legacy] Slovenian VASKO narrow split from DKB ★★ View
53 [Legacy] German Munich eng narrow < Pr. Germ. *angwu- ‘narrow’. ★★★ View