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Romanian: murdar

« a ek.skaˈva (dig) ˈkɨjne (dog) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Romanian
Meaning:dirty
Source form:murdar
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:< Turk. MURDAR < PERS. MURDAR 'corpse', thus cognate with many terms for 'die' /cognate/18/
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Sources of lexical data

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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 1082
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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