Old Church Slavonic: dɛbɛlʊ̆
back to meaning list ‘thick’
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Old Church Slavonic
The word is reconstructed on the base of an attested derivative ('дебельство').
Sources of lexical data
Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Cognate Class E
Jocz, Lechosław (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, PWSZ w Gorzowie Wlkp.)
Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
The word occurs in the texts only in the context of living beings (meaning more like 'fat') so it can not be proven that it is really a Swadesh term. Morover, the adjective iteslf is reconstructed (in the texts there is only a derivative attested).
Indo-European Lexical Cognacy Database (LexDB version 0.9)