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Ancient Greek: lúːɔː

« tʰermós (warm) nízdɔː (wash) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:wash
Source form:λούω
Phonological form:lúːɔː
Gloss:wash (the body)
Notes:Inf. λούειν.
Cognate codes:(G)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Garrett, Andrew (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: This verb is excluded (though very common) because it refers to washing the body, i.e. bathing, not to washing things generally.
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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 G
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Source: Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)