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[Legacy] Albanian T: dhjamë

« larg (far) undyrë (fat) »

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Lexeme data

Language:[Legacy] Albanian T
Meaning:fat
Source form:dhjamë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:Either (i) < PAlb *dzel-ma, from Alb dhallë 'buttermilk', or (ii) < IE *deh2- 'to flow' > all 3 Balkan IE languages, see also Gk cognate and Arm tamuk 'wet'.
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: 17
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)

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)
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 83
Reliability: High
Comment: Question mark over how to account for initial *d-.