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Sinhalese: BITTARA

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Lexeme data

Language:Sinhalese
Meaning:egg
Source form:BITTARA
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Cognate codes:(L)

Source of lexical data

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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 L
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Source: Cathcart, Chundra (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: < Dravidian? Cf. Malayalam muṭṭa.