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[Legacy] Albanian T: zi

« me kafshuar (bite) ɟʑak (blood) »

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Lexeme data

Language:[Legacy] Albanian T
Meaning:black
Source form:zi
Phonological form:zi
Gloss:
Notes:DKB: i zi, e zezë. Holm (2011: 9) offers uncertain IE etymology, i.e. < *guhHi-d 'light, grey coloured'. Orel (1998: 524) connects the term to MHG quāt 'dirt', OE cwéad 'bad' and others.
Cognate codes:C

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Holm, Hans J. 2011. "Swadesh lists" of Albanian Revisited and Consequences for Its Position in the Indo-European Languages, The Journal of Indo-European Studies, 39: 1&2, 1-53.
Pages: 9
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 524
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)