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Ancient Greek: mélaːs

« kelai̯nós (black) háɪ̀ma (blood) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:black
Source form:μέλᾱς
Phonological form:mélaːs
Gloss:black, dark
Notes:G.sg. μέλανος; μέλᾱς, μέλαινα, μέλᾰν
Cognate codes:K

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: High
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Source: LSJ = H. G. Liddell, R. Scott. H. S. Jones. A Greek-English Lexicon. (Oxford, rev. ed. with supplement 1968)
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class K
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Source: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill.
Reliability: High
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Source: Blažek, Václav. 2010. Glottochronogical analysis of the Greek lexicon: Modern, Tsakonian, Old and Mycenaean Greek. Graeco-Latina Brunensia, vol. 15.
Reliability: High