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Middle Cornish: nebəs

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Cornish
Meaning:few
Source form:nebəs
Phonological form:nebəs
Gloss:
Notes:‘few, little’
Cognate codes:M

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Wmffre, I. (1998) Late Cornish. Munich: Lincom Europa (=Languages of the world/Materials 135).
Pages: 26
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Celtic_Swadesh_lists
Reliability: Doubtful

Cognate coding

Cognate Class M
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Source: Schrijver, Peter. 2011: Old British. In Ternes, Elmar (ed.) 2011: Brythonic Celtic ‒ Britannisches Keltisch. From Medieval British to Modern Breton. Bremen, Hempen: 1-84 (Münchner Forschungen zur historischen Sprachwissenschaft 11).
Pages: 55
Reliability: High
Comment: Cf. Old Breton nepot. From Proto-Celtic *ne-kwāt-.