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Cognate class 28

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Notes
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōu-ió- egg Vriddhi-formation to PIE *h₂éu-is, gen.*h₂u-éi-s 'bird'. For the reconstruction of the relative chronology and refeences see (Kroonen). ★★ View
2 Albanian ve egg < IE *eh3uiom, cf. Arm jvoj (gen.) and Cze vejce. Orel, however, claims it to be a loan from Latin. Both have same etymological origin, however. ★★ View
3 Standard Albanian vezë egg Orel gives ve ~ vo, which he states to be a borrowing < Latin ovum 'id'. ★★★ View
4 Albanian Sicily ve egg < IE *eh3uiom, cf. Arm jvoj (gen.) and Cze vejce. Orel, however, claims it to be a loan from Latin. Both have same etymological origin, however. ★★ View
5 Albanian Corinth ve egg < IE *eh3uiom, cf. Arm jvoj (gen.) and Cze vejce. Orel, however, claims it to be a loan from Latin. Both have same etymological origin, however. ★★ View
6 Albanian Gheg ve egg < IE *eh3uiom, cf. Arm jvoj (gen.) and Cze vejce. Orel, however, claims it to be a loan from Latin. Both have same etymological origin, however. ★★ View
7 Ancient Greek ᾠόν ɔːjón egg G.sg. ᾠοῦ. ★★★ View
8 Tsakonian αυουγο egg ★★ View
9 Greek αυγό avˈɣo̞ egg ★★★ View
10 Greek Lesbos AUGO egg ★★ View
11 Classical Armenian ձու dzu egg ★★★ View
12 Armenian Eastern ձու dzu egg ★★★ ★★ View
13 Avestan aēm egg acc. sg. ★★★ View
14 Baluchi HAIKH, ANU egg ★★ View
15 Kurdish hêk egg ★★ View
16 Zazaki hāk egg ★★★ View
17 Waziri YOWYA, YIYA egg ★★ View
18 Pashto HAGEJ egg ★★ View
19 Ossetic Iron ajk ajk egg ★★★ View
20 Ossetic Digor ajkɐ ajkɐ egg ★★★ View
21 Old Church Slavonic аицє ɑjɪ̆tsʲɛ egg ★★ View
22 Serbo-Croatian jaje ˈjǎːjɛ egg ★★ View
23 Bulgarian яйце jəjˈtsɛ egg ★★ View
24 Macedonian јајце ˈjajtsɛ egg ★★ View
25 Russian яйцо jaj'tsɔ egg ★★ View
26 Polish jajko ˈjajkɔ egg jajko is a diminutive of jajo, but is more common in culinary contexts. ★★ View
27 Belarusian яйка ˈjajka egg An alternative lexeme is 'яйцо', with the same stem. ★★ View
28 Ukrainian яйце jajˈtsɛ egg ★★ View
29 Slovak vajce ˈvajtsɛ egg ★★ View
30 Czech vejce ˈvɛjtsɛ egg ★★ View
31 Sorbian Upper jejo jeɔ egg ★★ View
32 Sorbian Lower jajo ˈjajɔ egg ★★ View
33 Slovenian jajce ˈjǎːjtsɛ egg ★★ View
34 Old Norse egg eɡː egg ★★★ View
35 Icelandic egg ɛɡ̊ː egg ★★ View
36 Faroese egg ɛɡː egg ★★ View
37 Norwegian Riksmal egg ɛɡː egg ★★ View
38 Stavangersk egg ɛɡː egg ★★★ View
39 Old Swedish äg æɡː egg ★★ View
40 Swedish ägg ɛgː egg ★★ View
41 Swedish Vilhelmina AG egg ★★ View
42 Swedish Uppland AGG egg ★★ View
43 Elfdalian egg ɛgː egg ★★★ View
44 Danish æg ɛˀg̥ egg ★★ View
45 Danish Fjolde æg æɣ egg ★★ View
46 Gutnish Lau ägg ɛɡː egg ★★ View
47 Old English ǣg egg ★★★ View
48 English egg ɛg egg ★★★ View
49 Frisian EIKE egg ★★ View
50 Frisian aai aːɨ egg ★★ View
51 Dutch ei ɛi egg ★★ View
52 Flemish EI egg ★★ View
53 Afrikaans EIER egg ★★ View
54 Sranan EKSI egg ★★ View
55 Old High German ei egg ★★★ View
56 German Ei egg ★★ View
57 Pennsylvania Dutch OI egg ★★ View
58 Luxembourgish Ee egg ★★ View
59 German Switzerland ei egg ★★★ View
60 Gothic ada egg AF *addi ★★★ View
61 Latin ōuum ˈoːwum egg G.sg. ōuī ★★★ View
62 Catalan ou ɔu egg ★★ View
63 Portuguese ovo 'ovu egg ★★ View
64 Spanish huevo 'weβo egg ★★ View
65 Sardinian Cagliari OU egg ★★ View
66 Sardinian Logudoro OU egg ★★ View
67 Sardinian Nuoro OVU egg ★★ View
68 French Creole Dominica ZE egg ★★ View
69 Walloon OU egg ★★ View
70 French oeuf œf egg ★★ View
71 Provencal IOU egg ★★ View
72 Ladin OV egg ★★ View
73 Dolomite Ladino ef egg Online dictionary gives vuof, uof (same origin). ★★★ View
74 Romansh iev egg ★★★ View
75 Friulian ûf egg ★★★ View
76 Italian uovo 'wɔvo egg ★★ View
77 Romanian ou ow egg ★★ View
78 Vlach OU egg ★★ View
79 Old Irish og egg < IE *ō(w)y-om / *eyom 'egg'. ★★★ View
80 Middle Cornish wiy egg ★★★ View
81 Middle Cornish oy ɔˑɪ egg ★★★ View
82 Middle Breton uy, üi, vy, vuy ˈviː, ˈɥiː egg ★★★ View
83 Breton ui, vi ˈviː, ˈɥiː egg ★★★ ★★ View
84 Welsh ŵy egg ★★★ View
85 Irish ubh u:, uv egg ★★ View
86 Scottish Gaelic ubh, ogh egg ★★★ View
87 Manx ooh egg ★★★ View
88 [Legacy] Albanian T ve egg < IE *eh3uiom, cf. Arm jvoj (gen.) and Cze vejce. Orel, however, claims it to be a loan from Latin. Both have same etymological origin, however. ★★ View
89 [Legacy] Greek D AUGO egg ★★ View
90 [Legacy] Greek Md AUGO egg ★★ View
91 [Legacy] Serbocroatian JAJE egg ★★ View
92 [Legacy] Serbian jaje egg ★★★ View
93 [Legacy] Bulgarian P JAJCE egg ★★ View
94 [Legacy] Macedonian JAJCE egg ★★ View
95 [Legacy] Russian P JAJCO egg ★★ View
96 [Legacy] Polish P JAJE egg ★★ View
97 [Legacy] Byelorussian P JAJCO egg ★★ View
98 [Legacy] Ukrainian P JAJCE egg ★★ View
99 [Legacy] Czech E VAYCO egg ★★ View
100 [Legacy] Slovak P VAJCE egg ★★ View
101 [Legacy] Czech P VEJCE egg ★★ View
102 [Legacy] Slovenian JAJCE egg ★★ View
103 [Legacy] Brazilian OVO egg ★★ View
104 [Legacy] German Munich Ei egg < Pr. Germ *ajja- ‘egg’. ★★★ View
105 [Legacy] French Creole C ZE egg ★★ View
106 [Legacy] Breton St vi, ui vi:, ɥi: egg ★★★ View
107 [Legacy] Breton Se UI egg ★★ View
108 [Legacy] Welsh C WY egg ★★ View
109 [Legacy] Irish A UBH egg ★★ View