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Middle Cornish: heskyz

« crin (dry) sɪ:x (dry) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Cornish
Meaning:dry
Source form:heskyz
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Cognate codes:(G)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Jago, F.W.P. (1887) An English-Cornish Dictionary. Compiled from the best sources. London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co.
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: http://www.cornishdictionary.org.uk
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)

Cognate coding

Cognate Class G
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Source: Walde, A. (1930) "Vergleichendes Woerterbuch der Indogermanischen Sprachen". de Gruyter.
Pages: 2.473
Reliability: Doubtful
Comment: either Ir. SESC and Corn. stem fr. IE *sek-, senk- 'to rinse away, sink down, run dry' (Walde 1930: 2.473) or they are borrowed fr. Lat.