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Middle Cornish: 'awɛl

« gwrɛ:g (wife) gwɪnz (wind) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Middle Cornish
Meaning:wind
Source form:awel
Phonological form:'awɛl
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Cognate codes:B

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Wmffre, I. (1998) Late Cornish. Munich: Lincom Europa (=Languages of the world/Materials 135).
Pages: 25
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: http://www.cornishdictionary.org.uk
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class B
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Source: Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 74
Reliability: High
Comment: From Proto-Celtic *awelā 'breeze, wind', cf. PIE: *h₂uh₁-el- (IEW 8lff.). Neuter l-stem, probably with nom. sg. *h₂ewh₁-l, gen. sg. *h₁uh₂-el-s. Cognate with Gr. áella 'stormwind'.
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Source: Buck, Carl Darling. 1949/1988. A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Prinicipal Indo-European Languages. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Pages: 64
Reliability: High