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Cognate class 3171

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Notes From OED: Latin: etymology uncertain. An assumed identity with testis witness (quasi ‘the witness or evidence of virility’) is rejected by Walde, who suggests connection with testa, pot, shell, etc. In 16th cent. French, however, tesmoing ‘witness’ appears in this sense: see Godefroy s.v
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Sardinian Logudoro TESTA head ★★★ View
2 French Creole Dominica TET head ★★★ View
3 Walloon TIESSE head ★★★ View
4 French tête tɛt head ★★★ View
5 Provencal TESTO head ★★★ View
6 Ladin TESTA head ★★★ View
7 Dolomite Ladino testa head ★★★ View
8 Romansh testa head ★★★ View
9 Friulian teste head L View
10 Italian testa 'tɛsta head ★★★ View
11 [Legacy] French Creole C TET head ★★★ View