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Spanish: flo'taɾ

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Lexeme data

Language:Spanish
Meaning:float
Source form:flotar
Phonological form:flo'taɾ
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Notes:
Cognate codes:(D)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Garrett, Andrew (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: Loanword
Comment: Romance words of the type (e.g. French) flotter are not from Latin, but are borrowed from Germanic.
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Source: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Spanish_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)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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Source: Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: High