Old Norse: ˈboːndi

« ˈvɛiða (hunt) maðr (husband) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Old Norse
Source form:bóndi
Phonological form:ˈboːndi
Notes:e.g. Adam in relation to Eve, but also ‘owner of a farm, master of house’
Cognate codes:(O)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Bergsland, K. and H. Vogt. 1962. "On the validity of glottochronology" Current Anthropology 3: pp. 115-153.
Reliability: Doubtful
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Source: Cleasby, Richard & Gudbrand Vigfusson. 1957. An Icelandic-English dictionary. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Pages: 74
Reliability: Exclude (e.g. not the Swadesh term)
Comment: Only a couple of attestations in meaning 'husband', i.e. not the default term.

Cognate coding

Cognate Class O
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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.
Reliability: High