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Ancient Greek: au̯kʰɛ́n

« eŋgýs (near) trákʰɛːlos (neck) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:neck
Source form:αὐχήν
Phonological form:au̯kʰɛ́n
Gloss:nape
Notes:EXCLUDE.
Cognate codes:(D)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Woodhouse, M.A. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary - A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. London: George Routledge & Sons.
Reliability: Doubtful
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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: Chantraine, Pierre. 1968-1980. Dictionnaire étymologique de la langue grec. Paris: Klinksieck.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Cf. s.v. τράχηλος "[τράχηλος] qui désigne l'esemble du cou et de la gorge, se distingue de αὐχήν «nuque» [i.e. the nape]"

Cognate coding

Cognate Class D
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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