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Cognate class 275

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Notes ultimately cogn. with 'count' in /cognate/2294/, 'straight' in /cognate/312/, 'hit' in /cognate/240/ and 'rightside' in /cognate/276/ (Walde 1930: 1.362). Maybe related to /cognate/2851/ (as thought by DKB). Comp. also Alb. /cognate/455/
Citation: Kluge, Friedrich (1975) Etymologisches Woerterbuch der deutschen Sprache. Berlin: de ... Pages: 749 (ed. 24, 2002) View (Update to the latest edition!) Germanic *rehta- (adj.) 'right straight' in Gothic raiths, Old Norse réttr, Old English riht, Old Frankish riucht, riocht.
Citation: LIV² - Lexikon der Indogermanischen Verben (2e Auf.). 2001. Wiesbaden: ... Pages: 304-05 View PIE *h₃reg̑- 'to strighten, to stretch'. Corresponds to *reg̑- in IEW (Pokorny 1959) 854-857, where the cognates are listed.
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Vedic Sanskrit r̥jús right ★★★ X View
2 Old Norse réttr reːtːr right ★★★ View
3 Icelandic réttur ˈrjɛʰtːʏr right Replaced RETTR. Also 'straight'. ★★ View
4 Faroese rættur ˈɹaʰtːʊɹ right ★★★ ★★ View
5 Norwegian Riksmal rett rɛtː right replaced riktiɡ ★★★ View
6 Stavangersk rette ˈʁɛtːə right ★★★ View
7 Old Swedish rätter ˈrætːer right ★★ View
8 Swedish rätt rɛtː right ★★ View
9 Swedish riktig ˈrɪ̀ktɪɡ right ★★★ X View
10 Swedish Vilhelmina rätt rɛt right ★★ View
11 Swedish Uppland rätt rɛt right ★★ View
12 Elfdalian rett rɛtː right ★★★ View
13 Danish ret ʁad̥ʰ right ★★ View
14 Danish Fjolde reæt ɹeæd right ★★ View
15 Old Gutnish rētr right ★★ View
16 Gutnish Lau retar ˈreːtar right ★★ View
17 Old English riht (?) right ★★★ View
18 English right raɪt right ★★ View
19 Dutch rechtmatig rɛχt'matəɣ right Removed RICHTIG as not in dictionary. Same cognate. ★★ X View
20 Dutch recht rɛχt right Duplication of previous entry? ★★ X View
21 Afrikaans REG right ★★ View
22 Sranan RETI right ★★ View
23 Old High German reht right ★★★ View
24 German recht rɛçt right ★★ View
25 Pennsylvania Dutch RECHT right ★★ View
26 Luxembourgish richteg right ★★★ View
27 German Switzerland richtig right ★★★ View
28 Gothic raihtabat right ‘rightly, correctly’ ★★★ View
29 Umbrian rehte right adv. ★★★ View
30 Latin rectus ˈrektus right G.sg. rectī; rectus, recta, rectum; ANT prauus. ★★★ View
31 Catalan recte rɛktə right 'Straight, direct; honest'. ★★ View
32 Catalan dret dɾɛt right 'straight, right'. ★★ View
33 Portuguese direito diˈɾɐjtu right ★★ View
34 Spanish DERECHO right ★★ View
35 Ladin DRET right ★★ View
36 Romanian DREPT right ★★ View
37 Middle Breton rez ˈreːθ, ˈrejθ right ★★★ View
38 Breton reizh ˈreːjs, ˈreːs right ★★★ View
39 Breton REIZEK right EXCLUDED. Not the Swadesh term. ★★ View
40 [Legacy] Brazilian DIREITO right ★★ View
41 [Legacy] German Munich richtig right ★★★ View
42 [Legacy] Breton St reizh rɛjs right ★★ View
43 [Legacy] Breton Se REIH right ★★ View