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Cognate class 668

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Notes cognate with 'husband' in /lexeme/3614/ and 'woman' in /cognate/671/
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 Hittite *kuwanz wife the same as 'woman' in /lexeme/20329/ ★★★ View
2 Ancient Greek γυνή ɡynɛ́ː wife G.sg. γυναικός; cf. 'woman' /lexeme/19008/ ★★★ View
3 Greek γυναίκα ʝiˈne̞ka wife EXCLUDE. Cf. /lexeme/7676/ ★★★ View
4 Greek Lesbos GUNAIKA wife ★★ View
5 Classical Armenian կին kin wife Identical to /lexeme/28667/ 'woman'. ★★★ View
6 Armenian Eastern կին kin wife Identical to /lexeme/1956/ 'woman'. ★★★ View
7 Armenian Western կին gin wife ★★ View
8 Baluchi ZAL wife ★★ View
9 Zazaki ǰinī wife ★★★ View
10 Tajik ZAN, ZAVCA wife ★★ View
11 Persian ZAN wife ★★ View
12 Shughni γ̆in wife ★★★ View
13 Sarikoli ɣ̆in wife ★★★ View
14 Vedic Sanskrit jāyā́ wife AF? jánī also 'woman', cf. also VÍJĀYATI 'childbirth' (Turner 1931: 445) X View
15 Pāḷī jāni wife ★★★ View
16 Assamese ghainī wife one's own wife', AF (‘my’), ghainīyer (‘your, non-hon’), ghainīyā (‘your, hon’), ghainīyek (‘his’) View
17 Sinhalese BIRIYA, GANI wife ★★ View
18 Old Church Slavonic жєна ʒɛnɑ wife ★★★ View
19 Serbo-Croatian žena ˈʒɛ̌na wife ★★★ View
20 Bulgarian жена ʒɘˈna wife An alternative lexeme is 'съпруга'. ★★★ View
21 Macedonian жена ˈʒena wife An alternative lexeme is 'сопруга' [ˈsopruɡa] which is more official. ★★★ View
22 Russian жена ʐɛ'na wife ★★ View
23 Polish żona ˈʐɔna wife ★★ View
24 Belarusian жонка ʐɔnka wife ★★ View
25 Slovak manželka ˈmanʒɛlka wife An alternative lexeme is 'žena'='woman'. ★★★ View
26 Czech manželka ˈmanʒɛlka wife An alternative lexeme is 'žena'='woman'. ★★★ View
27 Sorbian Upper žona ˈʒɔna wife ★★★ View
28 Sorbian Lower žeńska ˈʐeɲska wife An alternative lexeme is 'žona' with the same root. ★★★ View
29 Slovenian žena ˈʒɛ̌ːna wife ★★★ View
30 Old Prussian gennan wife acc., AF genno ★★★ View
31 Old Norse kona ˈkona wife AF kvæn, kván ★★★ View
32 Icelandic eiginkona ˈeiːjɪn.kʰɔːna wife Lit. 'one's own woman'. Removed KONA. ★★ View
33 Faroese kona ˈkʰoːna wife ★★★ ★★ View
34 Norwegian Riksmal kone ˈkùːnə wife ★★ View
35 Stavangersk kåna ˈkòːna wife ★★★ View
36 Old Swedish kona ˈkoːna wife ★★ View
37 Danish kone ˈg̥ʰo:nə wife ★★ View
38 Danish Fjolde kuun kuːn wife ★★ View
39 Old Gutnish cuna wife ★★ View
40 Gutnish Lau kunå ˈkuːno wife ★★ View
41 Old English cwēn wife ★★★ View
42 Old High German quena wife ★★★ View
43 Old High German gimahha wife ★★★ View
44 Gothic qēns wife ★★★ View
45 Old Irish ben bʹen wife ★★★ View
46 Old Irish séitig sʹe:dʹəɣʹ wife ★★★ View
47 Irish bean chéile wife ★★★ View
48 Scottish Gaelic bean, bean-phòsta wife ★★★ View
49 [Legacy] Greek D GUNAIKA wife ★★ View
50 [Legacy] Greek Md GUNAIKA wife ★★ View
51 [Legacy] Serbocroatian ZENA wife split from DKB ★★ View
52 [Legacy] Serbian žena wife also 'woman' ★★★ View
53 [Legacy] Macedonian ZENA wife split from DKB ★★ View
54 [Legacy] Czech E ZENA wife ★★ View
55 [Legacy] Slovenian ZENA wife ★★ View
56 [Legacy] Irish A BEAN wife ★★ View