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Cognate class 608

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Notes related to the notion of 'fly' and 'bird', e.g. /lexeme/1776/, thus prob. ultimately going back to the same root as Indian words in /cognate/790/
Citation: Martirosyan, Hrach. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon. ... Pages: 336 View Together with t'er 'side', 't'iṙ- 'to fly', and t'it'eɫ/ṙn 'butterfly' (see s.vv.), from PIE *pter- 'feather; wing', probably derived from *pet- 'to fly'.
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Classical Armenian տերեւ terew leaf Cf. /lexeme/28664/ 'wing'. ★★★ View
2 Armenian Eastern terew tɛˈɾɛv leaf Possibly a Syriac loan (cf. Syr. tarpa 'leaf'). ★★★ View
3 Armenian Western DEREF leaf ★★ View