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Cognate class 989

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Notes IE *dheu(a)- 'to whirl smoke'; cogn. with 'dirty' in /lexeme/18696/ and 'smoke' in /cognate/123/.
Citation: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill. Pages: 88-89 View A Germanic-Celtic cognate set.
  Language Lexeme Phonological Meaning Notes Rating
1 English dull dʌl dull ★★ View
2 Gothic dwa-l-s* dull ‘foolish, stupid, dull’ ★★★ View
3 Middle Breton dall? ˈdalː dull Listed as meaning in GIB s.v. dall 'blind', but no attestations are given. There is a Modern Breton example for the derived verb dallañ 'to become blind, dull', however. ★★★ View
4 Breton dall ˈdalː dull ★★★ ★★ View
5 Irish dúr dull ★★★ View
6 [Legacy] Breton St dall dal dull split from DKB. Also 'blind'. ★★ View
7 [Legacy] Breton Se DALL dull split from DKB ★★ View