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[Legacy] Albanian T: ɟʑak

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Lexeme data

Language:[Legacy] Albanian T
Meaning:blood
Source form:gjak
Phonological form:ɟʑak
Gloss:
Notes:Holm (2011: 9) gives gjaku. Derived from IE *s(u)ekuo-s 'juice of plants' (Holm, following Pokorny). Related to Gk opós, OCS сокъ and Lith word, meaning juice, resin (see Kortlandt, 1987).
Cognate codes:C

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Kortlandt, Frederik. 1987. PIE. *s in Albanian, Dutch Studies in South Slavic and Balkan Linguistics (= Studies in Slavic and General Linguistics 10), 219-226, RODOPI: Amsterdam.
Reliability: High
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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: 129
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)