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Welsh: mor

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Lexeme data

Language:Welsh
Meaning:sea
Source form:mor
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Cognate codes:B

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 B
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 278-79
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *mori- 'sea', PIE: *mori 'sea, standing water' (IEW 748). Matasović: "W mor cannot be directly from *mori, since this would have given **myr."