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Ancient Greek: kymái̯nɔː

« hɛːdýs (sweet) oi̯déɔː (swell) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:swell
Source form:κυμαίνω
Phonological form:kymái̯nɔː
Gloss:swell, rise, billow (of waves, liquids)
Notes:EXCLUDE. Inf. κυμαίνειν. ‘swell with waves’
Cognate codes:(R)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Garrett, Andrew (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Not the most basic or general term in this sense.
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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
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Not the correct term (abnormal bodily swelling preferred Swadesh term).

Cognate coding

Cognate Class R
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Source: Cheung, Johnny. 2007. Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 341
Reliability: High