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Bihari: gharwalā

« bar (husband) swāmi (husband) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Bihari
Meaning:husband
Source form:gharwalā
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:see Turner (1931: 155) for a comment on GHAR-BĀR 'family, house, wife', comp. fr. GHAR + BHAR (the latter fr. Skt. DVARAM 'door')
Cognate codes:(Ah)

Source of lexical data

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Source: Davis, A.L. (1984) Basic Colloquial Maithili. A Maithili-Nepali-English Vocabulary with Some Structural Notes. Dehli: Motilal.
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Ah
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Source: Cathcart, Chundra (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: High