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Latin: ˈniɡer

« ˈaːter (black) 'kruor (blood) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Latin
Meaning:black
Source form:niger
Phonological form:ˈniɡer
Gloss:dark in colour, black
Notes:Used in contrast to 'white' in proverbial expressions.
Cognate codes:F

Source of lexical data

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Source: Glare, P.G.W. (ed.). (1982) Oxford Latin Dictionary. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class F
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Source: Vaan, M. de (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages. Leiden: Brill.
Reliability: High
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Source: Ernout, Alfred & Antoine Meillet. 1985. Dictionnaire étymologique de la langue latine: Histoire des mots. Quatrième édition, quatrième tirage augmente d'additions et de corrections nouvelles par Jacques André. Paris: Éditions Klincksieck.
Reliability: High
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Source: Dunn, Michael (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: High