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Ancient Greek: ou̯rá

« kérkos (tail) ekȇːnos (that) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:tail
Source form:οὐρά
Phonological form:ou̯rá
Gloss:tail; rearguard
Notes:EXCLUDE. AF οὐραῖα
Cognate codes:(O)

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: 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 most general term used in this sense. 'tail' of an animal (not of birds), also used of the rearguard (of a phalanx).
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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 O
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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