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Middle Cornish: mɔ:r

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Cornish
Meaning:sea
Source form:mor
Phonological form:mɔ:r
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Cognate codes:B

Sources of lexical data

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Source: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Celtic_Swadesh_lists
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: http://www.freelang.net/online/cornish.php?lg=gb
Reliability: Doubtful

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 278-79
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *mori- 'sea', PIE: *mori 'sea, standing water' (IEW 748). Matasović: "W mor cannot be directly from *mori, since this would have given **myr."