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Old Norse: ˈveɣa

« ˈstriːða (fight) naɣl (fingernail) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Meaning:fight
Source form:vega
Phonological form:ˈveɣa
Gloss:'fight with weapons'
Notes:
Cognate codes:(P)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Ringe, D., Warnow, T., Taylor, A. (2002) 'Indo-European and Computational Cladistics.' Transaction of the Philological Society Vol. 100:1: 59-129.
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 688-689
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Specifically involves weapons

Cognate coding

Cognate Class P
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Source: Eekman, Stephan (University of Amsterdam)
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
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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: 1370-1371
Reliability: High