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Old Church Slavonic: tʃɛsɑti

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Church Slavonic
Meaning:scratch
Source form:чєсати
Phonological form:tʃɛsɑti
Gloss:
Notes:Alternative lexemes could be 'стр(ѹ/ъ)гати' or 'дьрати' (and some other less frequent words). However, in texts they all refer to more violent acts connected with splitting something from something (not rarely to 'tearing off the skin').
Cognate codes:(G)

Source of lexical data

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Source: http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Swadesh_lists_for_Slavic_languages
Reliability: Doubtful

Cognate coding

Cognate Class G
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Source: Ludewig, Julia (University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: There is no certainty that the word really fits the definition of the Swadesh term. It can be something more like 'tickle'.