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Ancient Greek: tʰermós

« peri-patéɔː (walk) lúːɔː (wash) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:warm
Source form:θερμός
Phonological form:tʰermós
Gloss:hot, warm
Notes:G.sg. θερμοῦ; θερμός, θερμή, θερμόν.
Cognate codes:B

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
Comment: Generally used to describe hot meals and drinks, warm blood, feverish bodies, etc.; also metaphorical extensions 'hot-headed', etc.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: High
Comment: From PIE *gʷer-mó-
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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