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Romanian: put'sin

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Language:Romanian
Meaning:few
Source form:puţin
Phonological form:put'sin
Gloss:
Notes: = Lat. PISINNUS, PITINNUS 'small'? (Buck 1949: 926), cf. /lexeme/25371/. Replaced PUTINI, PUTINE. Possibly from a Latin root *putinus < putus (“pure”), or *paucinum < paucus (“few, little”).
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Source: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Romanian_Swadesh_list
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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