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Ancient Greek: ksantʰós

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Lexeme data

Language:Ancient Greek
Meaning:yellow
Source form:ξανθός
Phonological form:ksantʰós
Gloss:yellow
Notes:G.sg. ξανθοῦ. ξανθός, ξανθή, ξανθόν.
Cognate codes:Q

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: Typically used to describe fair, golden hair, corn, and other similarly coloured objects.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Q
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Source: Beekes, Robert. 2010. Etymological Dictionary of Greek. Leiden: Brill.
Reliability: High