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Welsh: BETH

« gwlyb (wet) pa (what) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Welsh
Meaning:what
Source form:BETH
Phonological form:
Gloss:
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Cognate codes:(A), (D)

Sources 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)
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Source: http://www.geiriadur.net/
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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Source: Evans, D. Simon. 1964: A Grammar of Middle Welsh. Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies.
Pages: 96
Reliability: High
Comment: The interrogative beth is the lenited form of peth 'thing'.
Cognate Class A
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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)